New Living Translation
He explained the prophecies and proved that the Messiah must suffer and rise from the dead. He said, "This Jesus I'm telling you about is the Messiah."
King James Bible
Opening and alleging, that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ.
Darby Bible Translation
opening and laying down that the Christ must have suffered and risen up from among the dead, and that this is the Christ, Jesus whom I announce to you.
World English Bible
explaining and demonstrating that the Christ had to suffer and rise again from the dead, and saying, "This Jesus, whom I proclaim to you, is the Christ."
Young's Literal Translation
opening and alleging, 'That the Christ it behoved to suffer, and to rise again out of the dead, and that this is the Christ -- Jesus whom I proclaim to you.'
Acts 17:3 Parallel
CommentaryActs 17:3 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryThe General Resurrection
Behold, I show you a mystery. We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed; in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump, for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed. For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality. A n object, great in itself, and which we know to be so, will appear small to us, if we view it from a distance. The stars, for example, in our view, are but as little specks …
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 2
The World Turned Upside Down
Colossians 4:14 "Luke, the Beloved Physician. "
Acts 17:16-17. Athens.
for until then they still hadn't understood the Scriptures that said Jesus must rise from the dead.
But God was fulfilling what all the prophets had foretold about the Messiah--that he must suffer these things.
"Starting with Samuel, every prophet spoke about what is happening today.
Saul's preaching became more and more powerful, and the Jews in Damascus couldn't refute his proofs that Jesus was indeed the Messiah.
And after Silas and Timothy came down from Macedonia, Paul spent all his time preaching the word. He testified to the Jews that Jesus was the Messiah.
He refuted the Jews with powerful arguments in public debate. Using the Scriptures, he explained to them that Jesus was the Messiah.
Jump to PreviousBehooved Christ Clearly Dead Death Demonstrating Evidence Explained Explaining Jesus Life Necessary Needful Needs Opening Openly Pointing Preach Preaching Proclaim Proclaiming Proving Rise Risen Suffer Suffered
Jump to NextBehooved Christ Clearly Dead Death Demonstrating Evidence Explained Explaining Jesus Life Necessary Needful Needs Opening Openly Pointing Preach Preaching Proclaim Proclaiming Proving Rise Risen Suffer Suffered
LinksActs 17:3 NIV
Acts 17:3 NLT
Acts 17:3 ESV
Acts 17:3 NASB
Acts 17:3 KJV
Acts 17:3 Bible Apps
Acts 17:3 Biblia Paralela
Acts 17:3 Chinese Bible
Acts 17:3 French Bible
Acts 17:3 German Bible
Acts 17:3 Commentaries