16 and said, “Brothers and sisters,a the Scripture had to be fulfilled in which the Holy Spirit spoke long ago through David concerning Judas, who served as guide for those who arrested Jesus.
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    • d 1:16 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in 6:3; 11:29; 12:17; 16:40; 18:18, 27; 21:7, 17; 28:14, 15.
      17 He was one of our number and shared in our ministry.”
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      18 (With the payment he received for his wickedness, Judas bought a field; there he fell headlong, his body burst open and all his intestines spilled out.
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      19 Everyone in Jerusalem heard about this, so they called that field in their language Akeldama, that is, Field of Blood.)
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      20 “For,” said Peter, “it is written in the Book of Psalms: “ ‘May his place be deserted; let there be no one to dwell in it,’band, “ ‘May another take his place of leadership.’c
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        • e 1:20 - Psalm 69:25
        • f 1:20 - Psalm 109:8
          21 Therefore it is necessary to choose one of the men who have been with us the whole time the Lord Jesus was living among us,
          22 beginning from John’s baptism to the time when Jesus was taken up from us. For one of these must become a witness with us of his resurrection.”
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          23 So they nominated two men: Joseph called Barsabbas (also known as Justus) and Matthias.
          24 Then they prayed, “Lord, you know everyone’s heart. Show us which of these two you have chosen
          25 to take over this apostolic ministry, which Judas left to go where he belongs.”
          26 Then they cast lots, and the lot fell to Matthias; so he was added to the eleven apostles.
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