There we found some brethren, and were invited to stay with them for seven days; and thus we came to Rome.
ouJ' ADV euJrovnte? V-2AAP-NPM ajdelfou;? N-APM pareklhvqhmen V-API-1P parj PREP aujtoi'? P-DPM ejpimei'nai V-AAN hJmevra? N-APF eJptav: N-NUI kai; CONJ ou&tw? ADV eij? PREP th;n T-ASF JRwvmhn N-ASF h~lqamen. V-2AAI-1P
And the brethren, when they heard about us, came from there as far as the Market of Appius and Three Inns to meet us; and when Paul saw them, he thanked God and took courage.
kajkei'qen ADV oiJ T-NPM ajdelfoi; N-NPM ajkouvsante? V-AAP-NPM ta; T-APN peri; PREP hJmw'n P-1GP h\lqan V-2AAI-3P eij? PREP ajpavnthsin N-ASF hJmi'n P-1DP a~cri PREP #Appivou N-GSM Fovrou N-GSN kai; CONJ Triw'n N-GPF Tabernw'n, N-GPF ouJ;? R-APM ijdw;n V-2AAP-NSM oJ T-NSM Pau'lo? N-NSM eujcaristhvsa? V-AAP-NSM tw'/ T-DSM qew'/ N-DSM e~labe qavrso?. N-ASN
When we entered Rome, Paul was allowed to stay by himself, with the soldier who was guarding him.
&ote ADV de; CONJ eijshvlqomen V-2AAI-1P eij? PREP JRwvmhn, N-ASF ejpetravph V-API-3S tw'/ T-DSM Pauvlw/ N-DSM mevnein V-PAN kaqj PREP eJauto;n F-3ASM su;n PREP tw'/ T-DSM fulavssonti V-PAP-DSM aujto;n P-ASM stratiwvth/. N-DSM
After three days Paul called together those who were the leading men of the Jews, and when they came together, he began saying to them, "Brethren *, though I had done nothing against our people or the customs of our fathers, yet I was delivered as a prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.
jEgevneto V-2ADI-3S de; CONJ meta; PREP hJmevra? N-APF trei'? N-APF sugkalevsasqai V-AMN aujto;n P-ASM tou;? T-APM o~nta? V-PXP-APM tw'n T-GPM #Ioudaivwn A-GPM prwvtou?: A-APM sunelqovntwn V-2AAP-GPM de; CONJ aujtw'n P-GPM e~legen V-IAI-3S pro;? PREP aujtouv?, P-APM #Egwv, P-1NS a~ndre? N-VPM ajdelfoiv, N-VPM oujde;n A-ASN ejnantivon A-ASN poihvsa? V-AAP-NSM tw'/ T-DSM law'/ N-DSM h^ PRT toi'? T-DPN e~qesi toi'? T-DPN patrwv/oi? A-DPN devsmio? N-NSM ejx JIerosoluvmwn N-GPN paredovqhn V-API-1S eij? PREP ta;? T-APF cei'ra? N-APF tw'n T-GPM JRwmaivwn, A-GPM
"And when they had examined me, they were willing to release me because there was no ground for putting me to death.
oi&tine? R-NPM ajnakrivnantev? V-AAP-NPM me P-1AS ejbouvlonto V-INI-3P ajpolu'sai V-AAN dia; PREP to; T-ASN mhdemivan A-ASF aijtivan N-ASF qanavtou N-GSM uJpavrcein V-PAN ejn PREP ejmoiv: P-1DS
"But when the Jews objected, I was forced to appeal to Caesar, not that I had any accusation against my nation.
ajntilegovntwn V-PAP-GPM de; CONJ tw'n T-GPM #Ioudaivwn A-GPM hjnagkavsqhn V-API-1S ejpikalevsasqai V-AMN Kaivsara, N-ASM oujc PRT wJ? ADV tou' T-GSN e~qnou? N-GSN mou P-1GS e~cwn V-PAP-NSM ti X-ASN kathgorei'n. V-PAN
"For this reason, therefore, I requested to see you and to speak with you, for I am wearing this chain for the sake of the hope of Israel."
dia; PREP tauvthn D-ASF ou\n CONJ th;n T-ASF aijtivan N-ASF parekavlesa V-AAI-1S uJma'? P-2AP ijdei'n V-2AAN kai; CONJ proslalh'sai, V-AAN e&neken ADV ga;r CONJ th'? T-GSF ejlpivdo? N-GSF tou' T-GSM #Israh;l N-PRI th;n T-ASF a&lusin N-ASF tauvthn D-ASF perivkeimai. V-PNI-1S
They said to him, "We have neither received letters from Judea concerning you, nor have any of the brethren come here and reported or spoken anything bad about you.
oiJ T-NPM de; CONJ pro;? PREP aujto;n P-ASM ei\pan, V-2AAI-3P JHmei'? P-1NP ou~te CONJ gravmmata N-APN peri; PREP sou' P-2GS ejdexavmeqa ajpo; PREP th'? T-GSF #Ioudaiva?, N-GSF ou~te CONJ paragenovmenov? V-2ADP-NSM ti? X-NSM tw'n T-GPM ajdelfw'n N-GPM ajphvggeilen V-AAI-3S h^ PRT ejlavlhsevn V-AAI-3S ti X-ASN peri; PREP sou' P-2GS ponhrovn. A-ASN
"But we desire to hear from you what your views are; for concerning this sect, it is known to us that it is spoken against everywhere."
ajxiou'men de; CONJ para; PREP sou' P-2GS ajkou'sai V-AAN aJ; R-APN fronei'?, V-PAI-2S peri; PREP me;n PRT ga;r CONJ th'? T-GSF aiJrevsew? N-GSF tauvth? D-GSF gnwsto;n A-NSN hJmi'n P-1DP ejstin V-PXI-3S o&ti CONJ pantacou' ADV ajntilevgetai. V-PPI-3S
When they had set a day for Paul, they came to him at his lodging in large numbers; and he was explaining to them by solemnly testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to persuade them concerning Jesus, from both the Law of Moses and from the Prophets, from morning until evening.
Taxavmenoi de; CONJ aujtw'/ P-DSM hJmevran N-ASF h\lqon V-2AAI-3P pro;? PREP aujto;n P-ASM eij? PREP th;n T-ASF xenivan pleivone?, A-NPM oiJ'? R-DPM ejxetivqeto diamarturovmeno? V-PNP-NSM th;n T-ASF basileivan N-ASF tou' T-GSM qeou' N-GSM peivqwn V-PAP-NSM te PRT aujtou;? P-APM peri; PREP tou' T-GSM #Ihsou' N-GSM ajpov PREP te PRT tou' T-GSM novmou N-GSM Mwu>sevw? N-GSM kai; CONJ tw'n T-GPM profhtw'n N-GPM ajpo; PREP prwi;> ADV e&w? CONJ eJspevra?. N-GSF
Some were being persuaded by the things spoken, but others would not believe.
kai; CONJ oiJ T-NPM me;n PRT ejpeivqonto V-IPI-3P toi'? T-DPN legomevnoi?, V-PPP-DPN oiJ T-NPM de; CONJ hjpivstoun: V-IAI-3P
And when they did not agree with one another, they began leaving after Paul had spoken one parting word, "The Holy Spirit rightly spoke through Isaiah the prophet to your fathers,
ajsuvmfwnoi A-NPM de; CONJ o~nte? V-PXP-NPM pro;? PREP ajllhvlou? C-APM ajpeluvonto, V-IMI-3P eijpovnto? V-2AAP-GSM tou' T-GSM Pauvlou N-GSM rJh'ma N-ASN eJ;n N-ASN o&ti CONJ Kalw'? ADV to; T-NSN pneu'ma N-NSN to; T-NSN a&gion A-NSN ejlavlhsen V-AAI-3S dia; PREP #Hsai?ou N-GSM tou' T-GSM profhvtou N-GSM pro;? PREP tou;? T-APM patevra? N-APM uJmw'n P-2GP
saying, 'GO TO THIS PEOPLE AND SAY, "YOU WILL KEEP ON HEARING, BUT WILL NOT UNDERSTAND; AND YOU WILL KEEP ON SEEING, BUT WILL NOT PERCEIVE;
levgwn, V-PAP-NSM Poreuvqhti V-AOM-2S pro;? PREP to;n T-ASM lao;n N-ASM tou'ton D-ASM kai; CONJ eijpovn, V-2AAM-2S #Akoh'/ N-DSF ajkouvsete V-FAI-2P kai; CONJ ouj PRT mh; PRT sunh'te, V-2AXS-2P kai; CONJ blevponte? V-PAP-NPM blevyete V-FAI-2P kai; CONJ ouj PRT mh; PRT i~dhte: V-2AAS-2P
FOR THE HEART OF THIS PEOPLE HAS BECOME DULL, AND WITH THEIR EARS THEY SCARCELY HEAR, AND THEY HAVE CLOSED THEIR EYES; OTHERWISE THEY MIGHT SEE WITH THEIR EYES, AND HEAR WITH THEIR EARS, AND UNDERSTAND WITH THEIR HEART AND RETURN, AND I WOULD HEAL THEM."'
ejpacuvnqh V-API-3S ga;r CONJ hJ T-NSF kardiva N-DSF tou' T-GSM laou' N-GSM touvtou, D-GSM kai; CONJ toi'? T-DPN wjsi;n N-DPN barevw? ADV h~kousan, V-AAI-3P kai; CONJ tou;? T-APM ojfqalmou;? N-APM aujtw'n P-GPM ejkavmmusan: V-AAI-3P mhvpote ADV i~dwsin V-2AAS-3P toi'? T-DPN ojfqalmoi'? N-DPM kai; CONJ toi'? T-DPN wjsi;n N-DPN ajkouvswsin V-AAS-3P kai; CONJ th'/ T-DSF kardiva/ N-DSF sunw'sin V-2AAS-3P kai; CONJ ejpistrevywsin, V-AAS-3P kai; CONJ ijavsomai V-FDI-1S aujtouv?. P-APM
"Therefore let it be known to you that this salvation of God has been sent to the Gentiles; they will also listen."
gnwsto;n A-NSN ou\n CONJ e~stw V-PXM-3S uJmi'n P-2DP o&ti CONJ toi'? T-DPN e~qnesin N-DPN ajpestavlh V-2API-3S tou'to D-NSN to; T-NSN swthvrion A-NSN tou' T-GSM qeou': N-GSM aujtoi; P-NPM kai; CONJ ajkouvsontai. V-FDI-3P
[When he had spoken these words, the Jews departed, having a great dispute among themselves.]
And he stayed two full years in his own rented quarters and was welcoming all who came to him,
jEnevmeinen V-AAI-3S de; CONJ dietivan N-ASF o&lhn A-ASF ejn PREP ijdivw/ A-DSM misqwvmati, N-DSN kai; CONJ ajpedevceto V-INI-3S pavnta? A-APM tou;? T-APM eijsporeuomevnou? V-PNP-APM pro;? PREP aujtovn, P-ASM
preaching the kingdom of God and teaching concerning the Lord Jesus Christ with all openness, unhindered.
khruvsswn V-PAP-NSM th;n T-ASF basileivan N-ASF tou' T-GSM qeou' N-GSM kai; CONJ didavskwn V-PAP-NSM ta; T-APN peri; PREP tou' T-GSM kurivou N-GSM #Ihsou' N-GSM Xristou' N-GSM meta; PREP pavsh? A-GSF parrhsiva? N-GSF ajkwluvtw?. ADV
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