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Acts 2:12-22 NIV

12 Amazed and perplexed, they asked one another, “What does this mean?”
13 Some, however, made fun of them and said, “They have had too much wine.”

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Peter Addresses the Crowd

14 Then Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice and addressed the crowd: “Fellow Jews and all of you who live in Jerusalem, let me explain this to you; listen carefully to what I say.

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      15 These people are not drunk, as you suppose. It’s only nine in the morning!

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      16 No, this is what was spoken by the prophet Joel:
      17 “ ‘In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams.

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      18 Even on my servants, both men and women, I will pour out my Spirit in those days, and they will prophesy.

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      19 I will show wonders in the heavens above and signs on the earth below, blood and fire and billows of smoke.

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      20 The sun will be turned to darkness and the moon to blood before the coming of the great and glorious day of the Lord.

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      21 And everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.’a

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      22 “Fellow Israelites, listen to this: Jesus of Nazareth was a man accredited by God to you by miracles, wonders and signs, which God did among you through him, as you yourselves know.

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      Study tools for Acts 2:12-22

      • a 2:4 - Or "languages" ; also in verse 11
      • b 2:9 - That is, the Roman province by that name
      • c 2:21 - Joel 2:28-32
      • d 2:23 - Or "of those not having the law" (that is, Gentiles)
      • e 2:28 - Psalm 16:8-11 (see Septuagint)
      • f 2:35 - Psalm 110:1