Acts 9:21
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New International Version
All those who heard him were astonished and asked, "Isn't he the man who raised havoc in Jerusalem among those who call on this name? And hasn't he come here to take them as prisoners to the chief priests?"


New American Standard Bible
All those hearing him continued to be amazed, and were saying, "Is this not he who in Jerusalem destroyed those who called on this name, and who had come here for the purpose of bringing them bound before the chief priests?"


King James Bible
But all that heard him were amazed, and said; Is not this he that destroyed them which called on this name in Jerusalem, and came hither for that intent, that he might bring them bound unto the chief priests?


Holman Christian Standard Bible
But all who heard him were astounded and said, "Isn't this the man who, in Jerusalem, was destroying those who called on this name and then came here for the purpose of taking them as prisoners to the chief priests?"


International Standard Version
Everyone who heard him was astonished and said, "This is the man who harassed those who were calling on Jesus' name in Jerusalem, isn't it? Didn't he come here to bring them in chains to the high priests?"


American Standard Version
And all that heard him were amazed, and said, Is not this he that in Jerusalem made havoc of them that called on this name? and he had come hither for this intent, that he might bring them bound before the chief priests.


Douay-Rheims Bible
And all that heard him, were astonished, and said: Is not this he who persecuted in Jerusalem those that called upon this name: and came hither for that intent, that he might carry them bound to the chief priests?


Darby Bible Translation
And all who heard were astonished and said, Is not this he who destroyed in Jerusalem those who called on this name, and here was come for this purpose, that he might bring them bound to the chief priests?


Young's Literal Translation
And all those hearing were amazed, and said, 'Is not this he who laid waist in Jerusalem those calling on this name, and hither to this intent had come, that he might bring them bound to the chief priests?'
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Context
Saul Preaches Christ at Damascus

20And straightway he preached Christ in the synagogues, that he is the Son of God. 21But all that heard him were amazed, and said; Is not this he that destroyed them which called on this name in Jerusalem, and came here for that intent, that he might bring them bound to the chief priests? 22But Saul increased the more in strength, and confounded the Jews which dwelled at Damascus, proving that this is very Christ.
Cross References
Psalm 51:13
Then will I teach transgressors your ways; and sinners shall be converted to you.


Acts 7:59
And they stoned Stephen, calling on God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.


Acts 8:3
As for Saul, he made havoc of the church, entering into every house, and haling men and women committed them to prison.


Acts 9:2
And desired of him letters to Damascus to the synagogues, that if he found any of this way, whether they were men or women, he might bring them bound to Jerusalem.


Acts 9:13
Then Ananias answered, Lord, I have heard by many of this man, how much evil he has done to your saints at Jerusalem:


Acts 9:14
And here he has authority from the chief priests to bind all that call on your name.


Acts 9:22
But Saul increased the more in strength, and confounded the Jews which dwelled at Damascus, proving that this is very Christ.


Galatians 1:13
For you have heard of my conversation in time past in the Jews' religion, how that beyond measure I persecuted the church of God, and wasted it:


Galatians 1:23
But they had heard only, That he which persecuted us in times past now preaches the faith which once he destroyed.


Treasury of Scripture

But all that heard him were amazed, and said; Is not this he that destroyed them which called on this name in Jerusalem, and came here for that intent, that he might bring them bound to the chief priests?

amazed.

Acts 2:6,12 Now when this was noised abroad, the multitude came together, and were confounded...

Acts 4:13 Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marveled...

Numbers 23:23 Surely there is no enchantment against Jacob, neither is there any divination against Israel...

Psalm 71:7 I am as a wonder to many; but you are my strong refuge.

Isaiah 8:18 Behold, I and the children whom the LORD has given me are for signs and for wonders in Israel from the LORD of hosts...

Zechariah 3:8 Hear now, O Joshua the high priest, you, and your fellows that sit before you: for they are men wondered at: for, behold...

2 Thessalonians 1:10 When he shall come to be glorified in his saints...

1 John 3:1 Behold, what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knows us not...

Is not.

Acts 3:10 And they knew that it was he which sat for alms at the Beautiful gate of the temple...

Matthew 13:54,55 And when he was come into his own country, he taught them in their synagogue, so that they were astonished, and said...

Mark 5:15-20 And they come to Jesus, and see him that was possessed with the devil, and had the legion, sitting, and clothed, and in his right mind...

John 9:8,9 The neighbors therefore, and they which before had seen him that he was blind, said, Is not this he that sat and begged...

destroyed.

Acts 9:1,2,13,14 And Saul, yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest...

Acts 8:3 As for Saul, he made havoc of the church, entering into every house, and haling men and women committed them to prison.

Galatians 1:13-24 For you have heard of my conversation in time past in the Jews' religion, how that beyond measure I persecuted the church of God...

Strong's Concordance
But all that heard [him] were amazed, and said; Is not this he that destroyed them which called on this name in Jerusalem, and came hither for that intent, that he might bring them bound unto the chief priests?
Topical Bible
Amazed Astonished Attacking Bound Bring Bringing Calling Carry Chains Chief Continued Destroyed Exterminate Full Hasn't Havoc Hearers Hearing Hither Intending Intent Isn't Jerusalem Laid Priests Prisoners Purpose Raised Saying Tried Waist Wonder Worshippers
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Acts Chapter 9 Verse 21

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NT Apostles: Acts 9:21 All who heard him were amazed (Acts of the Apostles Ac)
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