Parallel Bible results for Acts 5:17-25

New International Version

New International Version

Acts 5:17-25

NIV 17 Then the high priest and all his associates, who were members of the party of the Sadducees, were filled with jealousy. NIV 17 Then the high priest and all his associates, who were members of the party of the Sadducees, were filled with jealousy. NIV 18 They arrested the apostles and put them in the public jail. NIV 18 They arrested the apostles and put them in the public jail. NIV 19 But during the night an angel of the Lord opened the doors of the jail and brought them out. NIV 19 But during the night an angel of the Lord opened the doors of the jail and brought them out. NIV 20 "Go, stand in the temple courts," he said, "and tell the people the full message of this new life." NIV 20 "Go, stand in the temple courts," he said, "and tell the people the full message of this new life." NIV 21 At daybreak they entered the temple courts, as they had been told, and began to teach the people. When the high priest and his associates arrived, they called together the Sanhedrin--the full assembly of the elders of Israel--and sent to the jail for the apostles. NIV 21 At daybreak they entered the temple courts, as they had been told, and began to teach the people. When the high priest and his associates arrived, they called together the Sanhedrin--the full assembly of the elders of Israel--and sent to the jail for the apostles. NIV 22 But on arriving at the jail, the officers did not find them there. So they went back and reported, NIV 22 But on arriving at the jail, the officers did not find them there. So they went back and reported, NIV 23 "We found the jail securely locked, with the guards standing at the doors; but when we opened them, we found no one inside." NIV 23 "We found the jail securely locked, with the guards standing at the doors; but when we opened them, we found no one inside." NIV 24 On hearing this report, the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests were puzzled, wondering what would come of this. NIV 24 On hearing this report, the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests were puzzled, wondering what would come of this. NIV 25 Then someone came and said, "Look! The men you put in jail are standing in the temple courts teaching the people." NIV 25 Then someone came and said, "Look! The men you put in jail are standing in the temple courts teaching the people."