to dowhatever Your hand and 1Your purposepredestined to occur.
"And anow, Lord, takenote of their threats, and grant that Your bond-servants may 2speak Your word with all3confidence,
30while You extend Your hand to heal, and b4signs and wonderstakeplacethrough the name of Your holyc5servantJesus."
And when they had prayed, the 6placewhere they had gatheredtogether was shaken, and they were all7filled with the HolySpirit and began to 8speak the word of God with 9boldness.
And the dcongregation of those who believed were of oneheart and soul ; and not one of them eclaimed that anythingbelonging to him was his own, but 10allthings were commonproperty to them.
And 11with greatpower the apostles were giving12testimony to the resurrection of the LordJesus, and abundantgrace was upon them all.
For there was not a needypersonamong them, for allwho were owners of landorhouses13would sell them and bring the fproceeds of the sales35
and 14lay them at the apostles'feet, and they would be 15distributed to each as anyhadneed.
Now Joseph, a Levite of 16Cyprianbirth, who was also called17Barnabas by the apostles (whichtranslatedmeansSon of g18Encouragement ),
and who owned a tract of land, sold it and brought the money and 19laid it at the apostles'feet.