New American Standard Bible
"And I said, 'Lord, they themselves understand that in one synagogue after another I used to imprison and beat those who believed in You.
King James Bible
And I said, Lord, they know that I imprisoned and beat in every synagogue them that believed on thee:
Darby Bible Translation
And I said, Lord, they themselves know that I was imprisoning and beating in every synagogue those that believe on thee;
World English Bible
I said, 'Lord, they themselves know that I imprisoned and beat in every synagogue those who believed in you.
Young's Literal Translation
and I said, Lord, they -- they know that I was imprisoning and was scourging in every synagogue those believing on thee;
Acts 22:19 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
And I said, Lord - This shows that it was the Lord Jesus whom Paul saw in a trance in the temple. The term "Lord" is usually applied to him in the Acts . See the notes on Acts 1:24.
They know - Christians know; and they will therefore be not likely to receive to their fellowship their former enemy and persecutor.
Beat in every synagogue - Beating, or scourging, was often done in the synagogue. See the notes on Matthew 10:17. Compare Acts 26:11. It was customary for those who were converted to Christianity still to meet with the Jews in their synagogues, and to join with them in their worship.
LibraryBeing Easily Entreated
Not long since I saw in the report of a meeting a statement something like this: "The brethren were easily entreated, and so all personal difficulties were easily settled." One of the greatest problems that ministers meet and one that requires the most patience and wisdom is the problem of settling personal difficulties. These difficulties are often found existing between those professing to be Christians. And sometimes they are very hard to get settled. There is just one reason for this: those involved …
Charles Wesley Naylor—Heart Talks
Beyond the Brightness of the Sun
Of the Prerogatives which the Elect Shall Enjoy in Heaven.
How to Make Use of Christ for Cleansing of us from Our Daily Spots.
"But beware of men, for they will hand you over to the courts and scourge you in their synagogues;
But Saul began ravaging the church, entering house after house, and dragging off men and women, he would put them in prison.
"I persecuted this Way to the death, binding and putting both men and women into prisons,
"And as I punished them often in all the synagogues, I tried to force them to blaspheme; and being furiously enraged at them, I kept pursuing them even to foreign cities.
Jump to PreviousActive Beat Believe Believed Believing Faith Flogging Imprison Imprisoned Prison Putting Scourging Synagogue Synagogues Themselves Understand Used Whipping
Jump to NextActive Beat Believe Believed Believing Faith Flogging Imprison Imprisoned Prison Putting Scourging Synagogue Synagogues Themselves Understand Used Whipping
LinksActs 22:19 NIV
Acts 22:19 NLT
Acts 22:19 ESV
Acts 22:19 NASB
Acts 22:19 KJV
Acts 22:19 Bible Apps
Acts 22:19 Biblia Paralela
Acts 22:19 Chinese Bible
Acts 22:19 French Bible
Acts 22:19 German Bible
Acts 22:19 Commentaries