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Acts 4:1-6 NIV

Peter and John Before the Sanhedrin

1 The priests and the captain of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to Peter and John while they were speaking to the people.

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2 They were greatly disturbed because the apostles were teaching the people, proclaiming in Jesus the resurrection of the dead.

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3 They seized Peter and John and, because it was evening, they put them in jail until the next day.

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4 But many who heard the message believed; so the number of men who believed grew to about five thousand.

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5 The next day the rulers, the elders and the teachers of the law met in Jerusalem.

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6 Annas the high priest was there, and so were Caiaphas, John, Alexander and others of the high priest’s family.

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  • a 4:11 - Psalm 118:22
  • b 4:26 - That is, Messiah or Christ
  • c 4:26 - Psalm 2:1,2