Acts 7:59 CSB

59 They were stoning Stephen as he called out: "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

Study tools for Acts 7:59

  • a 7:1 - Lit "Are these things so?"
  • b 7:3 - Gn 12:1
  • c 7:7 - Gn 15:13-14
  • d 7:18 - Other mss omit over Egypt
  • e 7:19 - A common pagan practice of population control by leaving infants outside to die
  • f 7:23 - Lit 40, it came into his heart
  • g 7:27 - Moses
  • h 7:28 - Ex 2:14
  • i 7:30 - Other mss add of the Lord
  • j 7:32 - Ex 3:6,15
  • k 7:34 - Ex 3:5,7-8,10
  • l 7:35 - Ex 2:14
  • m 7:37 - Other mss read 'The Lord your God
  • n 7:37 - Dt 18:15
  • o 7:40 - Ex 32:1,23
  • p 7:43 - Canaanite or Phoenician sky or sun god
  • q 7:43 - Perhaps an Assyrian star god-the planet Saturn
  • r 7:43 - Am 5:25-27
  • s 7:46 - Other mss read house
  • t 7:50 - Isaiah 66:1-2
  • u 7:54 - Or were cut to the quick
  • v 7:55 - Lit and
  • w 7:56 - Dn 7:13; Mk 14:62
  • x 7:60 - He died; see Jn 11:11; 1 Co 11:30; 1 Th 4:13-15