Acts 4:12 DBY

12 And salvation is in none other, for neither is there another name under heaven which is given among men by which we must be saved.

Study tools for Acts 4:12

  • a 4:1 - Hieron, as ch. 3.1,8,10.
  • b 4:2 - Lit. 'in Jesus.' En: see Matt. 3.11.
  • c 4:2 - This is a little more emphatic than usual: 'the resurrection which is from among [the] dead.'
  • d 4:11 - Lit. 'head of corner,' see Ps. 118.22.
  • e 4:13 - Or 'had been.' The council recognized them as former companions of Christ.
  • f 4:17 - Lit. 'with threat.'
  • g 4:20 - Lit. 'cannot not speak.'
  • h 4:24 - Lit. 'despot,' 'the master' of a slave; 'one having sovereign power,' as Luke 2.29, 1Tim. 6.1,2, 2Tim. 2.21, Tit. 2.9; 1Pet. 2.18; 2Pet. 2.1; Jude 4; Rev. 6.10.
  • i 4:24 - Or 'thou art God,' i.e. Elohim, the One who is God.
  • j 4:25 - See Ps. 2.1.