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Acts 1:8 DBY

8 but ye will receive power, a the Holy Spirit having come upon you, and ye shall be my witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.

References for Acts 1:8

    • b 1:8 - Exousia; a right one possesses: 'power' is dunamis, see Note, Matt. 10.1.
    • c 1:8 - Or 'land:' see ch. 13.47 and Note, Matt. 5.5.

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      • a 1:5 - En: see Note c, Matt. 3.11.
      • b 1:8 - Exousia; a right one possesses: 'power' is dunamis, see Note, Matt. 10.1.
      • c 1:8 - Or 'land:' see ch. 13.47 and Note, Matt. 5.5.
      • d 1:9 - Lit. 'received up from their eyes.'
      • e 1:11 - The word means 'receiving,' but with the prefix (ana) 'up,' as here, it has the active sense of 'taking up.' It is so translated except in 1Tim. 3.16. The more passive reception is seen in Acts 3.21, where another word is used.
      • f 1:13 - As ch. 9.37,39; 20.8.
      • g 1:18 - The Greek root is used for 'having' by whatever means: see Matt. 10.9; Luke 18.12; and Note, Luke 21.19.
      • h 1:20 - See Ps. 69.25.
      • i 1:20 - See Ps. 109.8.
      • j 1:21 - Or 'at every time that.'
      • k 1:22 - See Note, ver. 2.