Acts 8:39

Out of the water (ek tou udato). Not from the edge of the water, but up out of the water as in Mark 1:10 . Caught away (hrpasen). Suddenly and miraculously, for arpazw, like the Latin rapio, means to carry off. Cf. 2 Corinthians 12:2 ; 1 Thessalonians 4:17 . Went on his way (eporeueto). Kept on going, imperfect active.