Acts 4:2-12 NIV

2 They were greatly disturbed because the apostles were teaching the people and proclaiming in Jesus the resurrection of the dead.1

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3 They seized Peter and John, and because it was evening, they put them in jail2 until the next day.

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4 But many who heard the message believed, and the number of men grew3 to about five thousand.

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5 The next day the rulers,4 elders and teachers of the law met in Jerusalem.

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6 Annas the high priest was there, and so were Caiaphas,5 John, Alexander and the other men of the high priest's family.

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7 They had Peter and John brought before them and began to question them: "By what power or what name did you do this?"
8 Then Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit,6 said to them: "Rulers and elders of the people!7

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9 If we are being called to account today for an act of kindness shown to a cripple8 and are asked how he was healed,

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10 then know this, you and all the people of Israel: It is by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth,9 whom you crucified but whom God raised from the dead,10 that this man stands before you healed.

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11 He is " 'the stone you builders rejected, which has become the capstone.a 'b11

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    • a 4:11 - Or "cornerstone"
    • b 4:11 - Psalm 118:22
      12 Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved."12

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