So they left the council rejoicing because they had been considered worthy 1 to suffer dishonor for the sake of the name. 2
The apostles left the Sanhedrin, rejoicing because they had been counted worthy of suffering disgrace for the Name.
So they went on their way from the presence of the Council, rejoicing that they had been considered worthy to suffer shame for His name.
The apostles left the high council rejoicing that God had counted them worthy to suffer dishonor for the name of Jesus.
The apostles went out of the High Council overjoyed because they had been given the honor of being dishonored on account of the Name.
So they went away from the Sanhedrin, happy to undergo shame for the Name.
As they left the council, they rejoiced that they were considered worthy to suffer dishonor for the sake of the name.
So they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for His name.
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they were counted worthy
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because they had been considered worthy
to suffer dishonor
for the sake
of the name.
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1 sn That is, considered worthy by God. They “gloried in their shame” of honoring Jesus with their testimony (Luke 6:22-23; 2 Macc 6:30).
2 sn The name refers to the name of Jesus (cf. 3 John 7).