Acts 22:28
Good News Translation
The commander said, "I became one by paying a large amount of money." "But I am one by birth," Paul answered.

Contemporary English Version
The commander then said, "I paid a lot of money to become a Roman citizen." But Paul replied, "I was born a Roman citizen."

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the tribune answered: I obtained the being free of this city with a great sum. And Paul said: But I was born so.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And the tribune answered: I obtained the being free of this city with a great sum. And Paul said: But I was born so.

But.

Context
Paul the Roman Citizen
27And the tribune coming, said to him: Tell me. Art thou a Roman? But he said: Yea. 28And the tribune answered: I obtained the being free of this city with a great sum. And Paul said: But I was born so. 29Immediately therefore they departed from him that were about to torture him. The tribune also was afraid after he understood that he was a Roman citizen and because he had bound him.…
Cross References
Acts 22:27
And the tribune coming, said to him: Tell me. Art thou a Roman? But he said: Yea.

Acts 22:29
Immediately therefore they departed from him that were about to torture him. The tribune also was afraid after he understood that he was a Roman citizen and because he had bound him.

Ephesians 2:12
That you were at that time without Christ, being aliens from the conversation of Israel and strangers to the testament, having no hope of the promise and without God in this world.

Ephesians 2:19
Now therefore you are no more strangers and foreigners: but you are fellow citizens with the saints and the domestics of God,

Additional Translations
“I paid a high price for my citizenship,” said the commander. “But I was born a citizen,” Paul replied.

Then the commander answered, "I bought this citizenship with a great sum." But Paul was saying, "But I even was born so."

And the chief captain answered, With a great sum obtained I this freedom. And Paul said, But I was free born.

And the chief captain answered, With a great sum obtained I this citizenship. And Paul said, But I am a Roman born.

And the chiliarch answered, I, for a great sum, bought this citizenship. And Paul said, But I was also [free] born.

And the chief captain answered, With a great sum obtained I this citizenship. And Paul said, But I am a Roman born.

And the chief captain answered, With a great sum I obtained this freedom. And Paul said, But I was free born.

"I paid a large sum for my citizenship," said the Tribune. "But I was born free," said Paul.

The commanding officer answered, "I bought my citizenship for a great price." Paul said, "But I was born a Roman."

and the chief captain answered, 'I, with a great sum, did obtain this citizenship;' but Paul said, 'But I have been even born so.'
Jump to Previous
Acquired Actually Big Birth Born Bought Captain Chief Chiliarch Citizen Citizen Citizenship Commander Commanding Free Freedom Great Large Money Obtain Obtained Officer Paid Paul Pay Price Rights Roman Sum Tribune
Jump to Next
Acquired Actually Big Birth Born Bought Captain Chief Chiliarch Citizen Citizen Citizenship Commander Commanding Free Freedom Great Large Money Obtain Obtained Officer Paid Paul Pay Price Rights Roman Sum Tribune
Links
Acts 22:28 NIV
Acts 22:28 NLT
Acts 22:28 ESV
Acts 22:28 NASB
Acts 22:28 KJV

Acts 22:28 Bible Apps
Acts 22:28 Biblia Paralela
Acts 22:28 Chinese Bible
Acts 22:28 French Bible
Acts 22:28 German Bible

Alphabetical: a acquired actually And answered big born But citizen citizenship commander for had I large money my of Paul pay price replied said sum the Then this to was with

NT Apostles: Acts 22:28 The commanding officer answered I bought my (Acts of the Apostles Ac) Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools

Acts 22:27
Top of Page
Top of Page