New International Version
The people took the young man home alive and were greatly comforted.
King James Bible
And they brought the young man alive, and were not a little comforted.
Darby Bible Translation
And they brought [away] the boy alive, and were no little comforted.
World English Bible
They brought the boy in alive, and were greatly comforted.
Young's Literal Translation
and they brought up the lad alive, and were comforted in no ordinary measure.
Acts 20:12 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Had broken bread - Had taken some refreshment, in order to their journey.
And talked a long while - Ὁμιλησας, Having familiarly conversed, for this is the import of the word, which is very different from the διελεγετο, of the seventh verse, and the διαλεγομενου, of the ninth; which imply solemn, grave discourse.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryThis Person Differs in Nothing
This Person differs in nothing, from the Father, but only in this that He is begotten of Him. He is Eternal with the Father, as glorious and as intelligent. He is of the same mind in everything in all worlds, loveth the same objects in as infinite a measure. Is the means by which the Father loveth, acteth, createth, redeemeth, governeth, and perfecteth all things. And the means also by which we see and love the Father: our strength and our eternity. He is the Mediator between God and His creatures. …
Thomas Traherne—Centuries of Meditations
February 9. "None of These Things Move Me" (Acts xx. 24).
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The Minister's Farewell
Then he went upstairs again and broke bread and ate. After talking until daylight, he left.
We went on ahead to the ship and sailed for Assos, where we were going to take Paul aboard. He had made this arrangement because he was going there on foot.
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