Acts 8:1-3 LEB

Saul Attempts to Destroy the Church

1 And Saul was agreeing with his murder. Now there happened on that day a great persecution against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles.

References for Acts 8:1

      2 And devout men buried Stephen and made loud lamentation over him.
      3 But Saul was attempting to destroy the church. Entering {house after house},a he dragged off both men and women [and]b delivered [them]c to prison.

      References for Acts 8:3

        • Ű 8:3 - Literally "from house" [to house]
        • ű 8:3 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("dragged off") has been translated as a finite verb
        • Ų 8:3 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation