26"Brethren , sons of Abraham'sfamily, and thoseamong you who fearGod, to us the message of 1thissalvation has been sent.
"For those who live in Jerusalem, and their 2rulers, 3recognizing neither Him nor the autterances of 4the prophets which are 5readeverySabbath, fulfilled these by condemning Him.
"And though they foundnoground for putting Him to death, they 6askedPilate that He be bexecuted.
29"When they had 7carried out all that was writtenconcerning Him, 8they took Him down from 9the ccross and 10laid Him in a tomb.
"But God11raised Him from the dead ;
and for manydays12He appeared to those who came up with Him from Galilee to Jerusalem, the very oneswho are now13His witnesses to the people.
"And we 14preach to you the goodnews of 15the promisemade to the fathers,
that God has fulfilledthis promise dto our children in that He 16raised up Jesus, as it is alsowritten in the secondPsalm, '17YOU ARE MY SON ; TODAY I HAVE BEGOTTEN YOU.'
"As for the fact that He 18raised Him up from the dead, nolonger to return to decay, He has spoken in thisway : '19I WILL GIVE YOU THE HOLY and eSURE blessings OF DAVID.'
35"Therefore He alsosays in another Psalm, '20YOU WILL NOT fALLOW YOUR gHOLYONE TO hUNDERGODECAY.'
"For 21David, after he had iserved22the purpose of God in his owngeneration, 23fellasleep, and was laidamong his fathers and junderwentdecay ;