Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Acts 8:33 in New International Version "In his humiliation he was deprived of justice. Who can speak of his descendants? For his life was taken from the earth.’" Isa 53:7 He was oppressed and afflicted, yet he did not open his mouth; he was led like a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before its shearers is silent, so he did not open his mouth. Isa 53:8 By oppression and judgment he was taken away. Yet who of his generation protested? For he was cut off from the land of the living; for the transgression of my people he was punished.