New Living Translation
So the commander went over and asked Paul, "Tell me, are you a Roman citizen?" "Yes, I certainly am," Paul replied.
King James Bible
Then the chief captain came, and said unto him, Tell me, art thou a Roman? He said, Yea.
Darby Bible Translation
And the chiliarch coming up said to him, Tell me, Art thou a Roman? And he said, Yes.
World English Bible
The commanding officer came and asked him, "Tell me, are you a Roman?" He said, "Yes."
Young's Literal Translation
and the chief captain having come near, said to him, 'Tell me, art thou a Roman?' and he said, 'Yes;'
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LibraryEarly Life the Place of Paul +The Man
STUDY I EARLY LIFE THE PLACE OF PAUL +The Man, Paul,+ judged by the influence he has exerted in the world, is one of the greatest characters in all history. He is pre-eminent not only as a missionary, but as a marvelous thinker and writer. "He was a personality of vast power, force, and individuality." There are some men who seem to be born and prepared to do a large work for the world; Paul makes the impression upon those who carefully read the record of his life that he stands first in this class …
Henry T. Sell—Bible Studies in the Life of Paul
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Jesus the Guest of Martha and Mary.
So the soldiers, their commanding officer, and the Temple guards arrested Jesus and tied him up.
When the officer heard this, he went to the commander and asked, "What are you doing? This man is a Roman citizen!"
"I am, too," the commander muttered, "and it cost me plenty!" Paul answered, "But I am a citizen by birth!"
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