New Living Translation
As they went out, they talked it over and agreed, "This man hasn't done anything to deserve death or imprisonment."
King James Bible
And when they were gone aside, they talked between themselves, saying, This man doeth nothing worthy of death or of bonds.
Darby Bible Translation
and having gone apart, they spoke to one another saying, This man does nothing worthy of death or of bonds.
World English Bible
When they had withdrawn, they spoke one to another, saying, "This man does nothing worthy of death or of bonds."
Young's Literal Translation
and having withdrawn, they were speaking unto one another, saying -- 'This man doth nothing worthy of death or of bonds;'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
26:31 This man doth nothing worthy of death, or of bonds - They speak of his whole life, not of one action only. And could ye learn nothing more than this from that discourse? A favourable judgment of such a preacher, is not all that God requires.
Library'Before Governors and Kings'
'Whereupon, O king Agrippa, I was not disobedient unto the heavenly vision: 20. But shewed first unto them of Damascus, and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the coasts of Judsea, and then to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, and do works meet for repentance. 21. For these causes the Jews caught me in the temple, and went about to kill me. 22. Having therefore obtained help of God, I continue unto this day, witnessing both to small and great, saying none other things than those …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
Eighteenth Day. Holiness and Faith.
The Nature of Enthusiasm
The Almost Christian
Then the officials and the people said to the priests and prophets, "This man does not deserve the death sentence, for he has spoken to us in the name of the LORD our God."
I soon discovered the charge was something regarding their religious law--certainly nothing worthy of imprisonment or death.
The Romans tried me and wanted to release me, because they found no cause for the death sentence.
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