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Acts 6:14 LEB

14 For we have heard him saying that this Nazarene Jesus will destroy this place and will change the customs that Moses handed down to us."

Study tools for Acts 6:14

  • a 6:1 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("were increasing")
  • b 6:1 - *The words "[in number]" are not in the Greek text but are implied
  • c 6:1 - Literally "Hellenists"
  • d 6:1 - Literally "Hebrews"
  • e 6:1 - Or "that"
  • f 6:1 - *The words "[of food]" are not in the Greek text but are implied
  • g 6:2 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("summoned") has been translated as a finite verb
  • h 6:3 - Literally "well spoken of"
  • i 6:6 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("prayed") has been translated as a finite verb
  • j 6:6 - *Literally "the"; the Greek article is used here as a possessive pronoun
  • k 6:7 - *The imperfect tense has been translated as ingressive here ("began obeying")
  • l 6:9 - Literally "called"
  • m 6:9 - A reference to the Roman province of Asia (modern Asia Minor)
  • n 6:9 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the participle ("disputed") has been translated as a finite verb in keeping with English style
  • o 6:12 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("came up") has been translated as a finite verb
  • p 6:12 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • q 6:12 - Or "council"
  • r 6:13 - Some manuscripts have "this holy place"
  • s 6:15 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("looked intently") which is understood as temporal
  • t 6:15 - Or "council"