New Living Translation
But everything they did was determined beforehand according to your will.
King James Bible
For to do whatsoever thy hand and thy counsel determined before to be done.
Darby Bible Translation
to do whatever thy hand and thy counsel had determined before should come to pass.
World English Bible
to do whatever your hand and your council foreordained to happen.
Young's Literal Translation
to do whatever Thy hand and Thy counsel did determine before to come to pass.
Acts 4:28 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
4:28 The sense is, but they could do no more than thou wast pleased to permit, according to thy determinate counsel, to save mankind by the sufferings of thy Son. And what was needful for this end, thou didst before determine to permit to be done.
'But Peter and John answered and said unto them, Whether it be right in the sight of God to hearken unto you more than unto God, judge ye. 20. For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard. 21. So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people: for all men glorified God for that which was done. 22. For the man was above forty years old, on whom this miracle of healing was shewed. 23. And being let go they …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
The Servant and the Slaves
Christ's People --Imitators of Him
The LORD of Heaven's Armies has sworn this oath: "It will all happen as I have planned. It will be as I have decided.
"But have you not heard? I decided this long ago. Long ago I planned it, and now I am making it happen. I planned for you to crush fortified cities into heaps of rubble.
For it has been determined that the Son of Man must die. But what sorrow awaits the one who betrays him."
But God knew what would happen, and his prearranged plan was carried out when Jesus was betrayed. With the help of lawless Gentiles, you nailed him to a cross and killed him.
Jump to PreviousBeforehand Council Counsel Decided Determine Determined Fixed Foreordained Hand Occur Plan Power Predestined Predetermined Purpose Whatever Whatsoever
Jump to NextBeforehand Council Counsel Decided Determine Determined Fixed Foreordained Hand Occur Plan Power Predestined Predetermined Purpose Whatever Whatsoever
LinksActs 4:28 NIV
Acts 4:28 NLT
Acts 4:28 ESV
Acts 4:28 NASB
Acts 4:28 KJV
Acts 4:28 Bible Apps
Acts 4:28 Biblia Paralela
Acts 4:28 Chinese Bible
Acts 4:28 French Bible
Acts 4:28 German Bible
Acts 4:28 Commentaries