Acts 17:1-9 LEB

Attacked by a Mob in Thessalonica

1 Now [after they]a traveled through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews.

References for Acts 17:1

    • ˻ 17:1 - *Here "[after]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("traveled through") which is understood as temporal
      2 {And as was his custom},b Paul went in to them and on three Sabbath [days] he discussed with them from the scriptures,

      References for Acts 17:2

        • ˼ 17:2 - Literally "and in accordance with what he was accustomed to"
          3 explaining and demonstrating that it was necessary [for] the Christc to suffer and to rise from the dead, and [saying], "This Jesus whom I am proclaiming to you is the Christ."d

          References for Acts 17:3

            • ˽ 17:3 - Or "Messiah"
            • ˾ 17:3 - Or "Messiah"
              4 And some of them were persuaded and joined Paul and Silas, and [also] a large number of God-fearing Greeks and not a few of the prominent women.
              5 But the Jews were filled with jealousy and, taking along some worthless men from the rabble in the marketplace and forming a mob, threw the city into an uproar. And attacking Jason's house, they were looking for them to bring [them]e out to the popular assembly.

              References for Acts 17:5

                • ˿ 17:5 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                  6 And [when they]f did not find them, they dragged Jason and some brothers before the city officials, shouting, "These [people] who have stirred up trouble [throughout] the worldg have come here also,

                  References for Acts 17:6

                    • ̀ 17:6 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("find") which is understood as temporal
                    • ́ 17:6 - Or "empire"
                      7 whom Jason has entertained as guests! And these [people] [are] all acting contrary to the decrees of Caesar, saying there is another king, Jesus!"
                      8 And they threw the crowd into confusion, and the city officials who heard these [things].
                      9 And [after]h taking money as security from Jason and the rest, they released them.

                      References for Acts 17:9

                        • ̂ 17:9 - *Here "[after]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("taking") which is understood as temporal