New International Version
At this they covered their ears and, yelling at the top of their voices, they all rushed at him,
King James Bible
Then they cried out with a loud voice, and stopped their ears, and ran upon him with one accord,
Darby Bible Translation
And they cried out with a loud voice, and held their ears, and rushed upon him with one accord;
World English Bible
But they cried out with a loud voice, and stopped their ears, and rushed at him with one accord.
Young's Literal Translation
And they, having cried out with a loud voice, stopped their ears, and did rush with one accord upon him,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They - stopped their ears - As a proof that he had uttered blasphemy, because he said, He saw Jesus standing at the right hand of God. This was a fearful proof against them; for if Jesus was at the right hand of God, then they had murdered an innocent person; and they must infer that God's justice must speedily avenge his death. They were determined not to suffer a man to live any longer who could say he saw the heavens opened and Jesus Christ standing at the right hand of God.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
'Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God'--ACTS vii. 56. I. The vision of the Son of Man, or the abiding manhood of Jesus. Stephen's Greek name, and his belonging to the Hellenistic part of the Church, make it probable that he had never seen Jesus during His earthly life. If so, how beautiful that he should thus see and recognise Him! How significant, in any case, is it he should instinctively have taken on his lips that name, 'the Son of Man,' to designate …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
The Prayer of Stephen.
Whether Christ's Birth Should have Been Manifested by Means of the Angels and the Star?
Whether it is Fitting that Christ Should Sit at the Right Hand of God the Father?
"Look," he said, "I see heaven open and the Son of Man standing at the right hand of God."
dragged him out of the city and began to stone him. Meanwhile, the witnesses laid their coats at the feet of a young man named Saul.
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