Acts 4:25-29 NIV

25 You spoke by the Holy Spirit through the mouth of your servant, our father David:1 " 'Why do the nations rage and the peoples plot in vain?

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26 The kings of the earth take their stand and the rulers gather together against the Lord and against his Anointed One.a 'b2

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    • c 4:26 - That is, Christ or Messiah
    • d 4:26 - Psalm 2:1,2
      27 Indeed Herod3 and Pontius Pilate4 met together with the Gentiles and the peoplec of Israel in this city to conspire against your holy servant Jesus,5 whom you anointed.

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        • e 4:27 - The Greek is plural.
          28 They did what your power and will had decided beforehand should happen.6

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          29 Now, Lord, consider their threats and enable your servants to speak your word with great boldness.7

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