Acts 16:37 DBY

37 But Paul said to them, Having beaten us publicly uncondemned, us who are Romans, they have cast us into prison, and now they thrust us out secretly? no, indeed, but let them come themselves and bring us out.

Study tools for Acts 16:37

  • a 16:4 - Or 'delivered to them the decrees to keep.'
  • b 16:6 - 'Phrygia and Galatia' are thrown into one by the one article.
  • c 16:7 - These participles have a causative force, especially thus disunited. 'Such being the case, they attempted to go.'
  • d 16:12 - Where the citizens had equal rights with those at the capital -- Rome.
  • e 16:14 - See Note, ch. 13.43.
  • f 16:19 - Or 'gone out,' referring to the spirit.
  • g 16:22 - The magistrates of colonies: so vers. 36,38.
  • h 16:22 - Or 'with [them]' -- that is, with her masters.
  • i 16:25 - Humneo: see Matt. 26.30.
  • j 16:31 - See Note, ch. 9.42.
  • k 16:34 - An adverb -- 'rejoiced householdly.'
  • l 16:35 - The magistrates of colonies: so vers. 36, 38.
  • m 16:35 - Attendants on the praetors.
  • n 16:40 - Parakaleo: as 'entreat,' 1Cor. 4.16.