Acts 4:1-6 LEB

Peter and John Arrested

1 And [while]a they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees approached them,

References for Acts 4:1

    • ­ 4:1 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("were speaking")
      2 greatly annoyed because they were teaching the people and proclaiming in Jesus the resurrection from the dead.
      3 And they laid hands on them and put [them]b in custody until the next day, because it was already evening.

      References for Acts 4:3

        • ® 4:3 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
          4 But many of those who listened to the message believed, and the number of the men was approximately five thousand.

          Peter and John on Trial Before the Sanhedrin

          5 And it happened that on the next day, their rulers and elders and scribes came together in Jerusalem,

          References for Acts 4:5

              6 and Annas the high priest, and Caiaphas and John and Alexander, and all those who were from the high priest's family.