Treasury Scriptural Knowledge Expanded - Acts 19:19 - 19:19

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Treasury Scriptural Knowledge Expanded - Acts 19:19 - 19:19


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used: Act 8:9-11, Act 13:6, Act 13:8, Exo 7:11, Exo 7:22, Deu 18:10-12, 1Sa 28:7-9, 1Ch 10:13, 2Ch 33:6, Isa 8:19, Isa 47:12, Isa 47:13, Dan 2:2

curious: Περιεργα [Strong's G4021], curious, that is, magical arts, in which sense the word is used in the Greek writers. The study of magic was prosecuted with such zeal at Ephesus, that Εφεσια [Strong's G2180], γραμματα [Strong's G1121], the Ephesian letters, certain charms, or words used in incantation, became much celebrated in antiquity.

and burned: Gen 35:4, Exo 32:20, Deu 7:25, Deu 7:26, Isa 2:20, Isa 2:21, Isa 30:22, Mat 5:29, Mat 5:30, Luk 14:33, Heb 10:34

fifty: Probably Attic drachms; which at 7, 1/2d. each, would amount to 1, 562£. 10s. or at, 9d. each, to 1, 875£.

Reciprocal: Exo 7:12 - but Aaron's Exo 22:18 - General Lev 13:52 - burn Lev 19:31 - General Act 27:2 - Aristarchus