Acts 2:2
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English Standard Version
And suddenly there came from heaven a sound like a mighty rushing wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting.

King James Bible
And suddenly there came a sound from heaven as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting.

American Standard Version
And suddenly there came from heaven a sound as of the rushing of a mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And suddenly there came a sound from heaven, as of a mighty wind coming, and it filled the whole house where they were sitting.

English Revised Version
And suddenly there came from heaven a sound as of the rushing of a mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting.

Webster's Bible Translation
And suddenly there came a sound from heaven, as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting.

Weymouth New Testament
when suddenly there came from the sky a sound as of a strong rushing blast of wind. This filled the whole house where they were sitting;

Acts 2:2 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

A sound (ἦχος)

See on Luke 4:37.

Of a rushing mighty wind (φερομένης πνοῆς βιαίας)

Lit., of a mighty wind borne along. Πνοή is a blowing, a blast. Only here and Acts 17:25. Rev., as of the rushing of a mighty wind.

The house

Not merely the room. Compare Acts 1:13.

Were sitting

Awaiting the hour of prayer. See Acts 2:15.

Acts 2:2 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

suddenly.

Acts 16:25,26 And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises to God: and the prisoners heard them...

Isaiah 65:24 And it shall come to pass, that before they call, I will answer; and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.

Malachi 3:1 Behold, I will send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me: and the LORD, whom you seek...

Luke 2:13 And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God, and saying,

as.

1 Kings 19:11 And he said, Go forth, and stand on the mount before the LORD. And, behold, the LORD passed by...

Psalm 18:10 And he rode on a cherub, and did fly: yes, he did fly on the wings of the wind.

Songs 4:16 Awake, O north wind; and come, you south; blow on my garden, that the spices thereof may flow out. Let my beloved come into his garden...

Ezekiel 3:12,13 Then the spirit took me up, and I heard behind me a voice of a great rushing, saying, Blessed be the glory of the LORD from his place...

Ezekiel 37:9,10 Then said he to me, Prophesy to the wind, prophesy, son of man, and say to the wind, Thus said the Lord GOD; Come from the four winds...

John 3:8 The wind blows where it wants, and you hear the sound thereof, but can not tell from where it comes, and where it goes...

it.

Acts 4:31 And when they had prayed, the place was shaken where they were assembled together; and they were all filled with the Holy Ghost...

Cross References
Ezekiel 3:12
Then the Spirit lifted me up, and I heard behind me the voice of a great earthquake: "Blessed be the glory of the LORD from its place!"

Acts 2:3
And divided tongues as of fire appeared to them and rested on each one of them.

Acts 2:6
And at this sound the multitude came together, and they were bewildered, because each one was hearing them speak in his own language.

Acts 4:31
And when they had prayed, the place in which they were gathered together was shaken, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and continued to speak the word of God with boldness.

1 Peter 1:12
It was revealed to them that they were serving not themselves but you, in the things that have now been announced to you through those who preached the good news to you by the Holy Spirit sent from heaven, things into which angels long to look.

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