Acts 28:6 NAS

6 But they were expecting that he was about to swell up or suddenly fall down dead. But after they had waited a long time and had seen nothing unusual happen to him, they changed their minds and 1began to say that he was a god.

References for Acts 28:6

Study tools for Acts 28:6

  • a 28:1 - Or "Melita"
  • b 28:2 - Lit "barbarians"
  • c 28:3 - Or "from the heat"
  • d 28:4 - Lit "barbarians"
  • e 28:4 - Or "Justice," i.e. the personification of a goddess
  • f 28:10 - Lit "honors"
  • g 28:10 - Or "put on board"
  • h 28:10 - Lit "the things pertaining to the needs"
  • i 28:11 - Gr "Dioscuri;" i.e. Castor and Pollux, twin sons of Zeus
  • j 28:14 - Lit "Where"
  • k 28:15 - Lat "Appii Forum", a station about 43 miles from Rome
  • l 28:15 - Lat "Tres Tabernae", a station about 33 miles from Rome
  • m 28:17 - Lit "he"
  • n 28:17 - Or "forefathers"
  • o 28:18 - Lit "of death in me"
  • p 28:19 - Lit "spoke against"
  • q 28:20 - Or "invited you to see me and speak with me"
  • r 28:22 - Lit "you think"
  • s 28:26 - Lit "with a hearing"
  • t 28:26 - Lit "and"
  • u 28:26 - Lit "seeing you will see"
  • v 28:29 - Early mss do not contain this v
  • w 28:30 - Or "at his own expense"
  • x 28:31 - Or "proclaiming"