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Acts 19:3 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And he said, Into what then were ye baptized? And they said, Into John's baptism.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And he said unto them, Unto what then were ye baptized? And they said, Unto John's baptism.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— And he said, “Into what then were you baptized?” And they said, “Into John’s baptism.”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And he said to them, Into what then were ye baptized? And they said, Into John's baptism.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And he said, To what then were ye baptised? And they said, To the baptism of John.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And he said—Into what, then, were ye immersed? And, they, said—Unto John's immersion.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and he said unto them, 'To what, then, were ye baptized?' and they said, 'To John's baptism.'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And he said: In what then were you baptized? Who said: In John's baptism.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And he said vnto them, Unto what then were ye baptized? And they saide, Unto Iohns Baptisme.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— He saith to them, And into what were you baptized? They said, Into the baptism of Juhanon.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— He said to them: Into what then were ye baptized? They say: Into the baptism of John.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 5037
{5037} Prime
τέ
te
{teh}
A primary particle (enclitic) of connection or addition; both or also (properly as a correlation of G2532).
he said 2036
{2036} Prime
ἔπω
epo
{ep'-o}
A primary verb (used only in the definite past tense, the others being borrowed from G2046, G4483 and G5346); to speak or say (by word or writting).
z5627
<5627> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2138 plus 1 in a variant reading in a footnote
unto 4314
{4314} Prime
πρός
pros
{pros}
A strengthened form of G4253; a preposition of direction; forward to, that is, toward (with the genitive case the side of, that is, pertaining to; with the dative case by the side of, that is, near to; usually with the accusative case the place, time, occasion, or respect, which is the destination of the relation, that is, whither or for which it is predicated).
them, 846
{0846} Prime
αὐτός
autos
{ow-tos'}
From the particle αὖ [[au]] (perhaps akin to the base of G0109 through the idea of a baffling wind; backward); the reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the compound of G1438) of the third person, and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons.
Unto 1519
{1519} Prime
εἰς
eis
{ice}
A primary preposition; to or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases.
what 5101
{5101} Prime
τίς
tis
{tis}
Probably emphatic of G5100; an interrogitive pronoun, who, which or what (in direct or indirect questions).
then 3767
{3767} Prime
οὖν
oun
{oon}
Apparently a primary word; (adverbially) certainly, or (conjugationally) accordingly.
were ye baptized? 907
{0907} Prime
βαπτίζω
baptizo
{bap-tid'-zo}
From a derivative of G0911; to make whelmed (that is, fully wet); used only (in the New Testament) of ceremonial ablution, especially (technically) of the ordinance of Christian baptism.
z5681
<5681> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Passive (See G5786)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 602
And 1161
{1161} Prime
δέ
de
{deh}
A primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.
they x3588
(3588) Complement

ho
{ho}
The masculine, feminine (second) and neuter (third) forms, in all their inflections; the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom).
said, 2036
{2036} Prime
ἔπω
epo
{ep'-o}
A primary verb (used only in the definite past tense, the others being borrowed from G2046, G4483 and G5346); to speak or say (by word or writting).
z5627
<5627> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2138 plus 1 in a variant reading in a footnote
Unto 1519
{1519} Prime
εἰς
eis
{ice}
A primary preposition; to or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases.
John's 2491
{2491} Prime
Ἰωάννης
Ioannes
{ee-o-an'-nace}
Of Hebrew origin [H3110]; Joannes (that is, Jochanan), the name of four Israelites.
baptism. 908
{0908} Prime
βάπτισμα
baptisma
{bap'-tis-mah}
From G0907; baptism (technically or figuratively).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Acts 19:1-3.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Acts 19:1-7.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Acts 19:3

Into what were ye baptized — Into what dispensation? To the sealing of what doctrine? Into John's baptism — We were baptized by John and believe what he taught.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Acts 19:3

(2) And he said unto them, Unto (b) what then were ye baptized? And they said, Unto (c) John's baptism.

(2) John only began to instruct the disciples whom Christ would make perfect.

(b) In what doctrine then are you taught and instructed?

(c) To be baptized into John's baptism is to profess the doctrine which John preached and to be identified with his baptism.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
Unto what:

Matthew 28:19 Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:
1 Corinthians 12:13 For by one Spirit are we all baptized into one body, whether [we be] Jews or Gentiles, whether [we be] bond or free; and have been all made to drink into one Spirit.

Unto John's:

Acts 18:25 This man was instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in the spirit, he spake and taught diligently the things of the Lord, knowing only the baptism of John.
Matthew 3:1-17 In those days came John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judaea, ... And lo a voice from heaven, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.
Luke 3:1-38 Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judaea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of Ituraea and of the region of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene, ... Which was [the son] of Enos, which was [the son] of Seth, which was [the son] of Adam, which was [the son] of God.
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