Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Acts 16:19

Context
NETBible

But when her owners 1  saw their hope of profit 2  was gone, they seized 3  Paul and Silas and dragged 4  them into the marketplace before the authorities.

XREF

Mt 10:16-18; Mt 24:9; Mr 13:9; Ac 9:16; Ac 14:5,19; Ac 15:26; Ac 18:12,13; Ac 19:24-27; Ac 21:30; 2Co 6:5; 1Ti 6:10

NET © Notes

tn Or “masters.”

tn On this use of ἐργασία (ergasia), see BDAG 390 s.v. 4. It is often the case that destructive practices and commerce are closely tied together.

tn Grk “was gone, seizing.” The participle ἐπιλαβόμενοι (epilabomenoi) has been translated as a finite verb due to requirements of contemporary English style.

tn On the term ἕλκω ({elkw) see BDAG 318 s.v. 1.



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