After there had beenmuch1debate, Peterstood up and said to them, "Brethren , you know that ain the earlydays2Godmade a choiceamong you, that by my mouth the Gentiles would hear the word of 3the gospel and believe.
"And God, 4whoknows the heart, testified to them 5giving them the HolySpirit, just as He also did to us;
and 6He madenodistinctionbetween us and them, 7cleansing their hearts by faith.
10"Nowthereforewhy do you 8putGod to the test by placing upon the neck of the disciples a yokewhich9neither our fathersnor we have beenable to bear ?
"But we believe that we are savedthrough10the grace of the LordJesus, in the sameway as they also are."