And Judas also, which betrayed him, knew the place: for Jesus ofttimes resorted thither with his disciples.
As soon then as he had said unto them, I am [he,] they went backward, and fell to the ground.
Jesus answered, I have told you that I am [he:] if therefore ye seek me, let these go their way:
That the saying might be fulfilled, which he spake, Of them which thou gavest me have I lost none.
Now Caiaphas was he, which gave counsel to the Jews, that it was expedient that one man should die for the people.
And the servants and officers stood there, who had made a fire of coals; for it was cold: and they warmed themselves: and Peter stood with them, and warmed himself.
they had gathered
Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thou sayest that I am a king. To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world, that I should bear witness unto the truth. Every one that is of the truth heareth my voice.
I have been born
Pilate therefore went forth again, and saith unto them, Behold, I bring him forth to you, that ye may know that I find no fault in him.
The Jews answered him, We have a law, and by our law he ought to die, because he made himself the Son of God.
Then saith Pilate unto him, Speakest thou not unto me? knowest thou not that I have power to crucify thee, and have power to release thee?
to put on public display
This title then read many of the Jews: for the place where Jesus was crucified was nigh to the city: and it was written in Hebrew, [and] Greek, [and] Latin.
he was put on public display
having been written
Then said the chief priests of the Jews to Pilate, Write not, The King of the Jews; but that he said, I am King of the Jews.
priestly division managers
After this, Jesus knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst.
And he that saw [it] bare record, and his record is true: and he knoweth that he saith true, that ye might believe.
he was witnessing
you would believe
There laid they Jesus therefore because of the Jews' preparation [day;] for the sepulchre was nigh at hand.
For as yet they knew not the scripture, that he must rise again from the dead.
And they say unto her, Woman, why weepest thou? She saith unto them, Because they have taken away my Lord, and I know not where they have laid him.
And when she had thus said, she turned herself back, and saw Jesus standing, and knew not that it was Jesus.
Jesus saith unto her, Woman, why weepest thou? whom seekest thou? She, supposing him to be the gardener, saith unto him, Sir, if thou have borne him hence, tell me where thou hast laid him, and I will take him away.
Mary Magdalene came and told the disciples that she had seen the Lord, and [that] he had spoken these things unto her.
Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed [are] they that have not seen, and [yet] have believed.
But these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing ye might have life through his name.
it has been written
you would believe
But when the morning was now come, Jesus stood on the shore: but the disciples knew not that it was Jesus.
Therefore that disciple whom Jesus loved saith unto Peter, It is the Lord. Now when Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he girt [his] fisher's coat [unto him,] (for he was naked,) and did cast himself into the sea.
Jesus saith unto them, Come [and] dine. And none of the disciples durst ask him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord.
So when they had dined, Jesus saith to Simon Peter, Simon, [son] of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, Feed my lambs.
He saith to him again the second time, Simon, [son] of Jonas, lovest thou me? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, Feed my sheep.
He saith unto him the third time, Simon, [son] of Jonas, lovest thou me? Peter was grieved because he said unto him the third time, Lovest thou me? And he said unto him, Lord, thou knowest all things; thou knowest that I love thee. Jesus saith unto him, Feed my sheep.
Then went this saying abroad among the brethren, that that disciple should not die: yet Jesus said not unto him, He shall not die; but, If I will that he tarry till I come, what [is that] to thee?
This is the disciple which testifieth of these things, and wrote these things: and we know that his testimony is true.
For John truly baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost not many days hence.
For he was numbered with us, and had obtained part of this ministry.
Now when this was noised abroad, the multitude came together, and were confounded, because that every man heard them speak in his own language.
Others mocking said, These men are full of new wine.
For David speaketh concerning him, I foresaw the Lord always before my face, for he is on my right hand, that I should not be moved:
Because thou wilt not leave my soul in hell, neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption.
Men [and] brethren, let me freely speak unto you of the patriarch David, that he is both dead and buried, and his sepulchre is with us unto this day.
Therefore being a prophet, and knowing that God had sworn with an oath to him, that of the fruit of his loins, according to the flesh, he would raise up Christ to sit on his throne;
He seeing this before spake of the resurrection of Christ, that his soul was not left in hell, neither his flesh did see corruption.
Therefore let all the house of Israel know assuredly, that God hath made that same Jesus, whom ye have crucified, both Lord and Christ.
you put on public display
And they knew that it was he which sat for alms at the Beautiful gate of the temple: and they were filled with wonder and amazement at that which had happened unto him.
And now, brethren, I wot that through ignorance ye did [it,] as [did] also your rulers.
For Moses truly said unto the fathers, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you of your brethren, like unto me; him shall ye hear in all things whatsoever he shall say unto you.
Be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom ye crucified, whom God raised from the dead, [even] by him doth this man stand here before you whole.
you put on public display
Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge of them, that they had been with Jesus.
Saying, What shall we do to these men? for that indeed a notable miracle hath been done by them [is] manifest to all them that dwell in Jerusalem; and we cannot deny [it. ]
So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people: for all [men] glorified God for that which was done.
they were "glorifying"
to the having become
Whiles it remained, was it not thine own? and after it was sold, was it not in thine own power? why hast thou conceived this thing in thine heart? thou hast not lied unto men, but unto God.
Then Peter said unto her, How is it that ye have agreed together to tempt the Spirit of the Lord? behold, the feet of them which have buried thy husband [are] at the door, and shall carry thee out.
he had audibly agreed
they will carry out
Saying, The prison truly found we shut with all safety, and the keepers standing without before the doors: but when we had opened, we found no man within.
Then came one and told them, saying, Behold, the men whom ye put in prison are standing in the temple, and teaching the people.
he messaged from
And now I say unto you, Refrain from these men, and let them alone: for if this counsel or this work be of men, it will come to nought:
it will be dismantled
And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.
they were traveling
they were considered befitting
to be disrespected
And in those days, when the number of the disciples was multiplied, there arose a murmuring of the Grecians against the Hebrews, because their widows were neglected in the daily ministration.
Then they suborned men, which said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses, and [against] God.
For we have heard him say, that this Jesus of Nazareth shall destroy this place, and shall change the customs which Moses delivered us.
I will dismantle
And God spake on this wise, That his seed should sojourn in a strange land; and that they should bring them into bondage, and entreat [them] evil four hundred years.
to somewhere else
they will make working class
For he supposed his brethren would have understood how that God by his hand would deliver them: but they understood not.
Now when the apostles which were at Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent unto them Peter and John:
And when Simon saw that through laying on of the apostles' hands the Holy Ghost was given, he offered them money,
of the laying upon
But Peter said unto him, Thy money perish with thee, because thou hast thought that the gift of God may be purchased with money.
In his humiliation his judgment was taken away: and who shall declare his generation? for his life is taken from the earth.
he will give a thorough account
But the Lord said unto him, Go thy way: for he is a chosen vessel unto me, to bear my name before the Gentiles, and kings, and the children of Israel:
And straightway he preached Christ in the synagogues, that he is the Son of God.
to community centers
But Saul increased the more in strength, and confounded the Jews which dwelt at Damascus, proving that this is very Christ.
he was being intrinsically enabled
And when Saul was come to Jerusalem, he assayed to join himself to the disciples: but they were all afraid of him, and believed not that he was a disciple.
But Barnabas took him, and brought [him] to the apostles, and declared unto them how he had seen the Lord in the way, and that he had spoken to him, and how he had preached boldly at Damascus in the name of Jesus.
he gave a thorough account
And forasmuch as Lydda was nigh to Joppa, and the disciples had heard that Peter was there, they sent unto him two men, desiring [him] that he would not delay to come to them.
But Peter said, Not so, Lord; for I have never eaten any thing that is common or unclean.
Then Peter opened [his] mouth, and said, Of a truth I perceive that God is no respecter of persons:
taker on face value
How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.
And he commanded us to preach unto the people, and to testify that it is he which was ordained of God [to be] the Judge of quick and dead.
to call to witness throughout
And they of the circumcision which believed were astonished, as many as came with Peter, because that on the Gentiles also was poured out the gift of the Holy Ghost.
they were astonished
they went together
And the apostles and brethren that were in Judaea heard that the Gentiles had also received the word of God.
Saying, Thou wentest in to men uncircumcised, and didst eat with them.
But I said, Not so, Lord: for nothing common or unclean hath at any time entered into my mouth.
For he was a good man, and full of the Holy Ghost and of faith: and much people was added unto the Lord.
And because he saw it pleased the Jews, he proceeded further to take Peter also. (Then were the days of unleavened bread.)
to take together
And he went out, and followed him; and wist not that it was true which was done by the angel; but thought he saw a vision.
And when Peter was come to himself, he said, Now I know of a surety, that the Lord hath sent his angel, and hath delivered me out of the hand of Herod, and [from] all the expectation of the people of the Jews.
And we declare unto you glad tidings, how that the promise which was made unto the fathers,
And as concerning that he raised him up from the dead, [now] no more to return to corruption, he said on this wise, I will give you the sure mercies of David.
Be it known unto you therefore, men [and] brethren, that through this man is preached unto you the forgiveness of sins:
it is expounded
Behold, ye despisers, and wonder, and perish: for I work a work in your days, a work which ye shall in no wise believe, though a man declare it unto you.
you be eclipsed
you would believe
he might explain out of a thorough account
The same heard Paul speak: who stedfastly beholding him, and perceiving that he had faith to be healed,
Confirming the souls of the disciples, [and] exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.
giving foundation to
And when they were come, and had gathered the church together, they rehearsed all that God had done with them, and how he had opened the door of faith unto the Gentiles.
they messaged on
And certain men which came down from Judaea taught the brethren, [and said,] Except ye be circumcised after the manner of Moses, ye cannot be saved.
they were teaching
But there rose up certain of the sect of the Pharisees which believed, saying, That it was needful to circumcise them, and to command [them] to keep the law of Moses.
And when there had been much disputing, Peter rose up, and said unto them, Men [and] brethren, ye know how that a good while ago God made choice among us, that the Gentiles by my mouth should hear the word of the gospel, and believe.
Forasmuch as we have heard, that certain which went out from us have troubled you with words, subverting your souls, saying, [Ye must] be circumcised, and keep the law: to whom we gave no [such] commandment:
Him would Paul have to go forth with him; and took and circumcised him because of the Jews which were in those quarters: for they knew all that his father was a Greek.
And after he had seen the vision, immediately we endeavoured to go into Macedonia, assuredly gathering that the Lord had called us for to preach the gospel unto them.
he has called toward
And when her masters saw that the hope of their gains was gone, they caught Paul and Silas, and drew [them] into the marketplace unto the rulers,
And the keeper of the prison told this saying to Paul, The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore depart, and go in peace.
he messaged from
you may be discharged
And the serjeants told these words unto the magistrates: and they feared, when they heard that they were Romans.
they messaged on
Opening and alleging, that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ.
And when they found them not, they drew Jason and certain brethren unto the rulers of the city, crying, These that have turned the world upside down are come hither also;
But when the Jews of Thessalonica had knowledge that the word of God was preached of Paul at Berea, they came thither also, and stirred up the people.
it was expounded
Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.