40 They followed his advice; and after calling the apostles in, they (A)flogged them and ordered them not to [a]speak in the name of Jesus, and then released them. 41 So they went on their way from the presence of the [b](B)Council, (C)rejoicing that they had been considered worthy to suffer shame (D)for His name. 42 (E)And every day, in the temple and [c]from house to house, they did not stop teaching and (F)preaching the good news of Jesus as the [d]Christ.

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  1. Acts 5:40 Lit be speaking
  2. Acts 5:41 Or Sanhedrin
  3. Acts 5:42 Or in the various private homes
  4. Acts 5:42 I.e., Messiah

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