New Living Translation
So they nominated two men: Joseph called Barsabbas (also known as Justus) and Matthias.
King James Bible
And they appointed two, Joseph called Barsabas, who was surnamed Justus, and Matthias.
Darby Bible Translation
And they appointed two, Joseph, who was called Barsabas, who had been surnamed Justus, and Matthias.
World English Bible
They put forward two, Joseph called Barsabbas, who was surnamed Justus, and Matthias.
Young's Literal Translation
And they set two, Joseph called Barsabas, who was surnamed Justus, and Matthias,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:23 And they appointed two - So far the faithful could go by consulting together, but no further. Therefore here commenced the proper use of the lot, whereby a matter of importance, which cannot be determined by any ordinary method, is committed to the Divine decision.
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'Wherefore of these men which have companied with us all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us ... must one be ordained to be a witness with us of His resurrection.' --ACTS i. 21, 22. The fact of Christ's Resurrection was the staple of the first Christian sermon recorded in this Book of the Acts of the Apostles. They did not deal so much in doctrine; they did not dwell very distinctly upon what we call, and rightly call, the atoning death of Christ; out they proclaimed what they had …
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Then the crew cast lots to see which of them had offended the gods and caused the terrible storm. When they did this, the lots identified Jonah as the culprit.
Then they cast lots, and Matthias was selected to become an apostle with the other eleven.
Then the apostles and elders together with the whole church in Jerusalem chose delegates, and they sent them to Antioch of Syria with Paul and Barnabas to report on this decision. The men chosen were two of the church leaders--Judas (also called Barsabbas) and Silas.
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