27 When they had brought them, they stood them before 1the Council. The high priest questioned them,

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28 saying, "We gave you 2strict orders not to continue teaching in this name, and yet, you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching and 3intend to bring this man's blood upon us."

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29 But Peter and the apostles answered, "4We must obey God rather than men.

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30 "5The God of our fathers 6raised up Jesus, whom you had 7put to death by hanging Him on a cross.

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    • o 5:30 - Or "on whom you had laid violent hands"
    • p 5:30 - Lit "wood"
      31 "8He is the one whom God exalted to His right hand as a 9Prince and a 10Savior, to grant 11repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.

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          32 "And we are 12witnesses of these things; and 13so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey Him."

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            • s 5:32 - One early ms adds "in Him"