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Acts 17 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Paul at Thessalonica

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:1 - Now G1161 when they had traveled G1353 through G1353 Amphipolis G295 and Apollonia, G624 they came G2064 to Thessalonica, G2332 where G3699 there was a synagogue G4864 of the Jews. G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:2 - And according G2596 to Paul’s G3972 custom, G1486 he went G1525 to them, and for three G5140 Sabbaths G4521 reasoned G1256 with them from the Scriptures, G1124
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:3 - [fn]explaining G1272 and [fn]giving G3908 evidence G3908 that the [fn]Christ G5547 had G1163 to suffer G3958 and rise G450 again G450 from the dead, G3498 and saying, “This G3778 Jesus G2424 whom G3739 I am proclaiming G2605 to you is the [fn]Christ.” G5547
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:4 - And some G5100 of them were persuaded G3982 and joined G4345 Paul G3972 and Silas, G4609 [fn]along G5037 with a large G4183 number G3756 of the God-fearing G4576 Greeks G1672 and [fn]a number G3756 G3641 of the leading G4413 women. G1135
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:5 - But the Jews, G2453 becoming G2206 jealous G2206 and taking G4355 along G4355 some G5100 wicked G4190 men G435 from the market G60 place, G60 formed G3792 a mob G3792 and set G2350 the city G4172 in an uproar; G2350 and attacking G2186 the house G3614 of Jason, G2394 they were seeking G2212 to bring G4254 them out to the people. G1218
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:6 - When they did not find G2147 them, they began dragging G4951 Jason G2394 and some G5100 brethren G80 before G1909 the city G4173 authorities, G4173 shouting, G994 “These G3778 men G3778 who have upset G387 [fn]the world G3625 have come G3918 here G1759 also; G2532
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:7 - [fn]and Jason G2394 has welcomed G5264 them, and they all G3956 act G4238 contrary G561 to the decrees G1378 of Caesar, G2541 saying G3004 that there is another G2087 king, G935 Jesus.” G2424
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:8 - They stirred G5015 up the crowd G3793 and the city G4173 authorities G4173 who heard G191 these G3778 things. G3778
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:9 - And when they had received G2983 a [fn]pledge G2425 from Jason G2394 and the others, G3062 they released G630 them.

Paul at Berea

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:10 - The brethren G80 immediately G2112 sent G1599 Paul G3972 and Silas G4609 away G1599 by night G3571 to Berea, G960 [fn]and when they arrived, G3854 they went G549 into the synagogue G4864 of the Jews. G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:11 - Now G1161 these G3778 were more G2104 noble-minded G2104 than those G3588 in Thessalonica, G2332 [fn]for they received G1209 the word G3056 with [fn]great G3956 eagerness, G4288 examining G350 the Scriptures G1124 daily G2596 G2250 to see whether G1487 these G3778 things G3778 were so. G3779
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:12 - Therefore G3767 many G4183 of them believed, G4100 [fn]along G2532 with a number G3756 G3641 of prominent G2158 Greek G1674 women G1135 and men. G435
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:13 - But when G5613 the Jews G2453 of Thessalonica G2332 found G1097 out that the word G3056 of God G2316 had been proclaimed G2605 by Paul G3972 in Berea G960 also, G2532 they came G2064 there G2546 as well, G2546 agitating G4531 and stirring G5015 up the crowds. G3793
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:14 - Then G5119 immediately G2112 the brethren G80 sent G1821 Paul G3972 out to go G4198 as far G2193 as the sea; G2281 and Silas G4609 and Timothy G5095 remained G5278 there. G1563
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:15 - Now G1161 those G3588 who escorted G2525 Paul G3972 brought G71 him as far G2193 as Athens; G116 and receiving G2983 a command G1785 for Silas G4609 and Timothy G5095 to come G2064 to him as soon G5036 as possible, G5035 they left. G1826

Paul at Athens

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:16 - Now G1161 while Paul G3972 was waiting G1551 for them at Athens, G116 his spirit G4151 was being provoked G3947 within G1722 him as he was observing G2334 the city G4172 full G2712 of idols. G2712
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:17 - So G3767 he was reasoning G1256 in the synagogue G4864 with the Jews G2453 and the God-fearing G4576 Gentiles, and in the market G58 place G58 every G3956 day G2250 with those G3588 who happened G3909 to be present. G3909
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:18 - And also G2532 some G5100 of the Epicurean G1946 and Stoic G4770 philosophers G5386 were [fn]conversing G4820 with him. Some G5100 were saying, G3004 “What G5101 would this G3778 [fn]idle G4691 babbler G4691 wish G2309 to say?” G3004 Others, G3588 G1161 “He seems G1380 to be a proclaimer G2604 of strange G3581 deities,” G1140—because G3754 he was preaching G2097 Jesus G2424 and the resurrection. G386
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:19 - And they took G1949 him and brought G71 him [fn]to the [fn]Areopagus, G697 saying, G3004 “May G1410 we know G1097 what G5101 this G3778 new G2537 teaching G1322 is [fn]which you are proclaiming? G2980
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:20 - “For you are bringing G1533 some G5100 strange G3579 things G3579 to our ears; G189 so G3767 we want G1014 to know G1097 what G5101 these G3778 things G3778 mean.” G2309 G1510
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:21 - (Now G1161 all G3956 the Athenians G117 and the strangers G3581 visiting G1927 there used to spend G2119 their time G2119 in nothing G3762 other G2087 than G2228 telling G3004 or G2228 hearing G191 something G5100 new.) G2537

Sermon on Mars Hill

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:22 - So G1161 Paul G3972 stood G2476 in the midst G3319 of the [fn]Areopagus G697 and said, G5346 “Men G435 of Athens, G117 I observe G2334 that you are very G1175 religious G1175 in all G3956 respects. G3956
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:23 - “For while I was passing G1330 through G1330 and examining G333 the objects G4574 of your worship, G4574 I also G2532 found G2147 an altar G1041 with this G3739 inscription, G1924 ‘TO AN UNKNOWN G57 GOD.’ G2316 Therefore G3767 what G3739 you worship G2151 in ignorance, G50 this G3778 I proclaim G2605 to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:24 - “The God G2316 who made G4160 the world G2889 and all G3956 things G3956 in it, since He is Lord G2962 of heaven G3772 and earth, G1093 does not dwell G2730 in temples G3485 made G5499 with hands; G5499
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:25 - nor G3761 is He served G2323 by human G442 hands, G5495 as though He needed G4326 anything, G5100 since He Himself G846 gives G1325 to all G3956 people life G2222 and breath G4157 and all G3956 things; G3956
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:26 - and He made G4160 from one G1520 man every G3956 nation G1484 of mankind G444 to live G2730 on all G3956 the face G4383 of the earth, G1093 having determined G3724 their appointed G4367 times G2540 and the boundaries G3734 of their habitation, G2733
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:27 - that they would seek G2212 God, G2316 if G1487 perhaps G686 they might grope G5584 for Him and find G2147 Him, though G2532 G1065 He is not far G3112 from each G1538 one G1520 of us;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:28 - for in Him we live G2198 and move G2795 and [fn]exist, G1510 as even G2532 some G5100 of your own poets G4163 have said, G3004 ‘For we also G2532 are His children.’ G1085
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:29 - “Being G5225 then G3767 the children G1085 of God, G2316 we ought G3784 not to think G3543 that the Divine G2304 Nature G2304 is like G3664 gold G5557 or G2228 silver G696 or G2228 stone, G3037 an image G5480 formed G5480 by the art G5078 and thought G1761 of man. G444
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:30 - “Therefore G3767 having overlooked G5237 the times G5550 of ignorance, G52 God G2316 is now G3568 declaring G518 to men G444 that all G3956 people everywhere G3837 should repent, G3340
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:31 - because G2530 He has fixed G2476 a day G2250 in which G3739 He will G3195 judge G2919 [fn]the world G3625 in righteousness G1343 [fn]through G1722 a Man G435 whom G3739 He has appointed, G3724 having furnished G3930 proof G4102 to all G3956 men G3956 [fn]by raising G450 Him from the dead.” G3498
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:32 - Now G1161 when they heard G191 of the resurrection G386 of the dead, G3498 some G3588 G3303 began to sneer, G5512 but others G3588 said, G3004 “We shall hear G191 you [fn]again G2532 G3825 concerning G4012 this.” G3778
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:33 - So G3779 Paul G3972 went G1831 out of their midst. G3319
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:34 - But some G5100 men G435 joined G2853 him and believed, G4100 among G1722 whom G3739 also G2532 were Dionysius G1354 the Areopagite G698 and a woman G1135 named G3686 Damaris G1152 and others G2087 with them.
NASB Footnotes
Literally: opening
Literally: placing before
I.e. Messiah
Literally: and a large
Literally: not a few
Literally: the inhabited earth
Literally: whom Jason has welcomed
Or, bond
Literally: who when...arrived went
Literally: who received
Literally: all
Literally: and not a few
Or, disputing
I.e. one who makes his living by picking up scraps
Or, before
Or, Hill of Ares, god of war
Literally: which is being spoken by you
Or, the Council of the Areopagus
Literally: are
Literally: the inhabited earth
Literally: by or in
Or, when He raised
Literally: also again

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