Robertson Word Pictures - Acts 8:39 - 8:39

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Robertson Word Pictures - Acts 8:39 - 8:39


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Out of the water (ek tou hudatos). Not from the edge of the water, but up out of the water as in Mar 1:10.

Caught away (hērpasen). Suddenly and miraculously, for harpazō, like the Latin rapio, means to carry off. Cf. 2Co 12:2; 1Th 4:17.

Went on his way (eporeueto). Kept on going, imperfect active.