New Living Translation
Fear swept through the crowd as they saw this happen. And they praised God for sending a man with such great authority.
King James Bible
But when the multitudes saw it, they marvelled, and glorified God, which had given such power unto men.
Darby Bible Translation
But the crowds seeing it, were in fear, and glorified God who gave such power to men.
World English Bible
But when the multitudes saw it, they marveled and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.
Young's Literal Translation
and the multitudes having seen, wondered, and glorified God, who did give such power to men.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
9:8 So what was to the scribes an occasion of blaspheming, was to the people an incitement to praise God.
LibraryThe Compassion of Jesus
THIS is said of Christ Jesus several times in the New Testament. The original word is a very remarkable one. It is not found in classic Greek. It is not found in the Septuagint. The fact is, it was a word coined by the evangelists themselves. They did not find one in the whole Greek language that suited their purpose, and therefore they had to make one. It is expressive of the deepest emotion; a striving of the bowels--a yearning of the innermost nature with pity. As the dictionaries tell us-- Ex …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 60: 1914
Eleventh Day for More Labourers
Dread of Ridicule.
In the same way, let your good deeds shine out for all to see, so that everyone will praise your heavenly Father.
And the man jumped up and went home!
The crowd was amazed! Those who hadn't been able to speak were talking, the crippled were made well, the lame were walking, and the blind could see again! And they praised the God of Israel.
And the man jumped up, grabbed his mat, and walked out through the stunned onlookers. They were all amazed and praised God, exclaiming, "We've never seen anything like this before!"
The shepherds went back to their flocks, glorifying and praising God for all they had heard and seen. It was just as the angel had told them.
And immediately, as everyone watched, the man jumped up, picked up his mat, and went home praising God.
Everyone was gripped with great wonder and awe, and they praised God, exclaiming, "We have seen amazing things today!"
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