Acts 6:10
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English Standard Version
But they could not withstand the wisdom and the Spirit with which he was speaking.

King James Bible
And they were not able to resist the wisdom and the spirit by which he spake.

American Standard Version
And they were not able to withstand the wisdom and the Spirit by which he spake.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they were not able to resist the wisdom and the spirit that spoke.

English Revised Version
And they were not able to withstand the wisdom and the Spirit by which he spake.

Webster's Bible Translation
And they were not able to resist the wisdom and the spirit by which he spoke.

Weymouth New Testament
They were quite unable, however, to resist the wisdom and the Spirit with which he spoke.

Acts 6:10 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

They were not able (οὐκ ἴσχυον)

See on Luke 14:30; and Luke 16:3.

Acts 6:10 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

able.

Acts 5:39 But if it be of God, you cannot overthrow it; lest haply you be found even to fight against God.

Acts 7:51 You stiff necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, you do always resist the Holy Ghost: as your fathers did, so do you.

Exodus 4:12 Now therefore go, and I will be with your mouth, and teach you what you shall say.

Isaiah 54:17 No weapon that is formed against you shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against you in judgment you shall condemn...

Jeremiah 1:18,19 For, behold, I have made you this day a defended city, and an iron pillar, and brazen walls against the whole land...

Jeremiah 15:20 And I will make you to this people a fenced brazen wall: and they shall fight against you, but they shall not prevail against you...

Ezekiel 3:27 But when I speak with you, I will open your mouth, and you shall say to them, Thus said the Lord GOD; He that hears, let him hear...

Matthew 10:19,20 But when they deliver you up, take no thought how or what you shall speak...

Luke 12:11,12 And when they bring you to the synagogues, and to magistrates, and powers, take you no thought how or what thing you shall answer...

Luke 21:15 For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which all your adversaries shall not be able to gainsay nor resist.

John 7:46 The officers answered, Never man spoke like this man.

the spirit.

Job 32:8,18 But there is a spirit in man: and the inspiration of the Almighty gives them understanding...

Micah 3:8 But truly I am full of power by the spirit of the LORD, and of judgment, and of might, to declare to Jacob his transgression...

Luke 1:17 And he shall go before him in the spirit and power of Elias, to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children...

1 Corinthians 2:4 And my speech and my preaching was not with enticing words of man's wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power:

Cross References
Acts 6:9
Then some of those who belonged to the synagogue of the Freedmen (as it was called), and of the Cyrenians, and of the Alexandrians, and of those from Cilicia and Asia, rose up and disputed with Stephen.

Acts 6:11
Then they secretly instigated men who said, "We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses and God."

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