"Lord," Ananias answered, "I have heard many reports about this man and all the harm he has done to your saints in Jerusalem.
But Ananias answered, "Lord, I have heard from many about this man, how much harm he did to Your saints at Jerusalem;
"But Lord," exclaimed Ananias, "I’ve heard about the terrible things this man has done to the believers in Jerusalem!
Ananias protested, "Master, you can't be serious. Everybody's talking about this man and the terrible things he's been doing, his reign of terror against your people in Jerusalem!
But Ananias said, Lord, I have had accounts of this man from a number of people, how much evil he has done to your saints at Jerusalem:
But Ananias answered, "Lord, I have heard from many about this man, how much evil he has done to your saints in Jerusalem;
Then Ananias answered, "Lord, I have heard from many about this man, how much harm he has done to Your saints in Jerusalem.
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1 sn Ananias replied. Past events might have suggested to Ananias that this was not good counsel, but like Peter in Acts 10, Ananias’ intuitions were wrong.
2 tn The word “people” is not in the Greek text, but is implied.