Acts 2:1-13 LEB

Pentecost and the Coming of the Holy Spirit

1 And when the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in the same [place].

References for Acts 2:1

      2 And suddenly a sound like a violent rushing wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting.
      3 And divideda tongues like fire appeared to them and rested on each one of them.

      References for Acts 2:3

        • v 2:3 - Or perhaps "distributed"
          4 And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other languagesb as the Spirit gave them [ability] to speak out.

          References for Acts 2:4

            • w 2:4 - Or "tongues"
              5 Now there were Jews residing in Jerusalem, devout men from every nation under heaven.
              6 And [when]c this sound occurred, the crowd gathered and was in confusion, because each one was hearing them speaking in his own language.

              References for Acts 2:6

                • x 2:6 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("happened")
                  7 And they were astounded and astonished, saying, "Behold, are not all these who are speaking Galileans?
                  8 And how do we hear, each one [of us], in {our own native language}?d

                  References for Acts 2:8

                    • y 2:8 - Literally "our own language in which we were born"
                      9 Parthians and Medes and Elamites and those residing [in] Mesopotamia, Judea and Cappadocia, Pontus and Asia,e

                      References for Acts 2:9

                        • z 2:9 - A reference to the Roman province of Asia (modern Asia Minor)
                          10 Phrygia and Pamphylia, Egypt and the parts of Libya toward Cyrene, and the Romans who were in town,
                          11 both Jews and proselytes, Cretans and Arabs--we hear them speaking in our [own] languages the great deeds of God!"
                          12 And all were amazed and greatly perplexed, saying {to one another},f "{What can this mean?}"g

                          References for Acts 2:12

                            • { 2:12 - Literally "one to the other"
                            • | 2:12 - Literally "what does this want to be"
                              13 But others jeered [and]h said, "They are full of sweet new wine!"

                              References for Acts 2:13

                                • } 2:13 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("jeered") has been translated as a finite verb