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Acts 25:2 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And the chief priests and the principal men of the Jews informed him against Paul; and they besought him,
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Then the high priest and the chief of the Jews informed him against Paul, and besought him,
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— And the chief priests and the leading men of the Jews brought charges against Paul, and they were urging him,
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Then the high priest and the chief of the Jews informed him against Paul, and besought him,
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And the chief priests and the chief of the Jews laid informations before him against Paul, and besought him,
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— and the High-priest and chiefs of the Jews laid information before him against Paul, and began to beseech him
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and the chief priest and the principal men of the Jews made manifest to him [the things] against Paul, and were calling on him,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And the chief priests and principal men of the Jews went unto him against Paul: and they besought him,
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Then the high Priest, and the chiefe of the Iewes informed him against Paul, and besought him,
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And the chief priest and elders showed him concerning Paulos,
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And the chief priests and the head men of the Jews made representations to him concerning Paul.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Then 1161
{1161} Prime
δέ
de
{deh}
A primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.
the 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).
high priest 749
{0749} Prime
ἀρχιερεύς
archiereus
{ar-khee-er-yuce'}
From G0746 and G2409; the high priest (literally of the Jews, typically Christ); by extension a chief priest.
and 2532
{2532} Prime
καί
kai
{kahee}
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
the 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).
chief 4413
{4413} Prime
πρῶτος
protos
{pro'-tos}
Contracted superlative of G4253; foremost (in time, place, order or importance).
of the 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).
Jews 2453
{2453} Prime
Ἰουδαῖος
Ioudaios
{ee-oo-dah'-yos}
From G2448 (in the sense of G2455 as a country); Judaean, that is, belonging to Jehudah.
informed 1718
{1718} Prime
ἐμφανίζω
emphanizo
{em-fan-id'-zo}
From G1717; to exhibit (in person) or disclose (by words).
z5656
<5656> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2319
him 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.
against 2596
{2596} Prime
κατά
kata
{kat-ah'}
A primary particle; (preposition) down (in place or time), in varied relations (according to the case [genitive, dative or accusative] with which it is joined).
Paul, 3972
{3972} Prime
Παῦλος
Paulos
{pow'-los}
Of Latin origin; (little; but remotely from a derivative of G3973, meaning the same); Paulus, the name of a Roman and of an apostle.
and 2532
{2532} Prime
καί
kai
{kahee}
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
besought 3870
{3870} Prime
παρακαλέω
parakaleo
{par-ak-al-eh'-o}
From G3844 and G2564; to call near, that is, invite, invoke (by imploration, hortation or consolation).
z5707
<5707> Grammar
Tense - Imperfect (See G5775)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 855
him, 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.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Acts 25:1-3.


Acts 25:2

_ _ Then the high priest — a successor of him before whom Paul had appeared (Acts 23:2).

_ _ and the chief of the Jews — and “the whole multitude of the Jews” (Acts 25:24) clamorously.

_ _ informed him against Paul ...

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Acts 25:1-12.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Acts 25:2

Then the high priest and the chief of the Jews appeared against Paul — In so long a time their rage was not cooled. So much louder a call had Paul to the Gentiles.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Acts 25:15 About whom, when I was at Jerusalem, the chief priests and the elders of the Jews informed [me], desiring [to have] judgment against him.
Acts 24:1 And after five days Ananias the high priest descended with the elders, and [with] a certain orator [named] Tertullus, who informed the governor against Paul.
Job 31:31 If the men of my tabernacle said not, Oh that we had of his flesh! we cannot be satisfied.
Proverbs 4:16 For they sleep not, except they have done mischief; and their sleep is taken away, unless they cause [some] to fall.
Romans 3:12-19 They are all gone out of the way, they are together become unprofitable; there is none that doeth good, no, not one. ... Now we know that what things soever the law saith, it saith to them who are under the law: that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become guilty before God.
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Jb 31:31. Pv 4:16. Ac 24:1; 25:15. Ro 3:12.

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