in beatings, imprisonments and riots; in hard work, sleepless nights and hunger;
in beatings, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labors, in sleeplessness, in hunger,
We have been beaten, been put in jail, faced angry mobs, worked to exhaustion, endured sleepless nights, and gone without food.
when we're beaten up, jailed, and mobbed; working hard, working late, working without eating;
In blows, in prisons, in attacks, in hard work, in watchings, in going without food;
beatings, imprisonments, riots, labors, sleepless nights, hunger;
in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labors, in sleeplessness, in fastings;
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1 tn Or “rebellions” (uprisings in open defiance of civil authority).
2 tn Usually κόποις (kopois) has been translated as “labors” or “hard work,” but see Matt 26:10 where it means “trouble”; “distress” (L&N 22.7). In this context with so many other terms denoting suffering and difficulty, such a meaning is preferable.