Acts 24:23 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Acts 24:23, NIV: "He ordered the centurion to keep Paul under guard but to give him some freedom and permit his friends to take care of his needs."
Acts 24:23, ESV: "Then he gave orders to the centurion that he should be kept in custody but have some liberty, and that none of his friends should be prevented from attending to his needs."
Acts 24:23, KJV: "And he commanded a centurion to keep Paul, and to let him have liberty, and that he should forbid none of his acquaintance to minister or come unto him."
Acts 24:23, NASB: "He gave orders to the centurion for Paul to be kept in custody and yet have some freedom, and not to prevent any of his friends from providing for his needs."
Acts 24:23, NLT: "He ordered an officer to keep Paul in custody but to give him some freedom and allow his friends to visit him and take care of his needs."
Acts 24:23, CSB: "He ordered that the centurion keep Paul under guard, though he could have some freedom, and that he should not prevent any of his friends from meeting his needs."