New American Standard Bible
"For this reason some Jews seized me in the temple and tried to put me to death.
King James Bible
For these causes the Jews caught me in the temple, and went about to kill me.
Darby Bible Translation
On account of these things the Jews, having seized me in the temple, attempted to lay hands on and destroy me.
World English Bible
For this reason the Jews seized me in the temple, and tried to kill me.
Young's Literal Translation
because of these things the Jews -- having caught me in the temple -- were endeavouring to kill me.
Acts 26:21 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Caught me in the temple - Acts 21:30.
And went about ... - Endeavored to put me to death.
'And when we were all fallen to the earth, I heard a voice speaking unto me, and saying in the Hebrew tongue, Saul, Saul, why perseoutest thou Me! it is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.'--ACTS xxvi. 14. 'Can the Ethiopian change his skin, or the leopard his spots?' No. But God can change the skin, because He can change the nature. In this story of the conversion of the Apostle Paul--the most important thing that happened that day--we have an instance how brambles may become vines; tares …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
'Me a Christian!'
The Advanced Christian Reminded of the Mercies of God, and Exhorted to the Exercise of Habitual Love to Him, and Joy in Him.
When the seven days were almost over, the Jews from Asia, upon seeing him in the temple, began to stir up all the crowd and laid hands on him,
Then all the city was provoked, and the people rushed together, and taking hold of Paul they dragged him out of the temple, and immediately the doors were shut.
While they were seeking to kill him, a report came up to the commander of the Roman cohort that all Jerusalem was in confusion.
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