ACTS 19:20

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed.”

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Acts 19:20 Translation & Meaning

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So Οὕτως In this way (referring to what precedes or follows) So
mightily κατὰ (prepositionally) down (in place or time), in varied relations (according to the case (genitive, dative or accusative) with which it is joined) mightily
grew ηὔξανεν To grow ("wax"), i.e., enlarge (literal or figurative, active or passive) grew
the The (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) the
word λόγος Something said (including the thought); by implication, a topic (subject of discourse), also reasoning (the mental faculty) or motive; by extension, a computation; specially, (with the article in John) the Divine Expression (i.e., Christ) word
of κυρίου Supreme in authority, i.e., (as noun) controller; by implication, Master (as a respectful title) of
God κυρίου Supreme in authority, i.e., (as noun) controller; by implication, Master (as a respectful title) God
and καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words and
prevailed. ἴσχυεν To have (or exercise) force (literally or figuratively) prevailed

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  • 18  And many that believed came, and confessed, and shewed their deeds.

  • 19  Many of them also which used curious arts brought their books together, and burned them before all men: and they counted the price of them, and found it fifty thousand pieces of silver.

  • 20  So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed.

  • 21  After these things were ended, Paul purposed in the spirit, when he had passed through Macedonia and Achaia, to go to Jerusalem, saying, After I have been there, I must also see Rome.

  • 22  So he sent into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him, Timotheus and Erastus; but he himself stayed in Asia for a season.




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