When his accusers got up to speak, they did not charge him with any of the crimes I had expected.
"When the accusers stood up, they began bringing charges against him not of such crimes as I was expecting,
But the accusations made against him weren’t at all what I expected.
"The accusers came at him from all sides,
But when they got up they said nothing about such crimes as I had in mind:
When the accusers stood up, they did not charge him with any of the crimes that I was expecting.
"When the accusers stood up, they brought no accusation against him of such things as I supposed,
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1 tn Grk “they brought no charge of any of the evil deeds.” BDAG 31 s.v. αἰτία 3.b has “αἰτίαν φέρειν…bring an accusation Ac 25:18.” Since κατήγοροι (kathgoroi, “accusers”) in the previous clause is somewhat redundant with this, “charge” was used instead.
2 tn Or “I was expecting.”