Try out the new BibleStudyTools.com. Click here!

Acts 10:34-43 NLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
  Search
New Living Translation (NLT) New International Version (NIV)
34 Then Peter replied, "I see very clearly that God doesn't show partiality. 34 Then Peter began to speak: "I now realize how true it is that God does not show favoritism
35 In every nation he accepts those who fear him and do what is right. 35 but accepts men from every nation who fear him and do what is right.
36 I'm sure you have heard about the Good News for the people of Israel -- that there is peace with God through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all. 36 You know the message God sent to the people of Israel, telling the good news of peace through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all.
37 You know what happened all through Judea, beginning in Galilee after John the Baptist began preaching. 37 You know what has happened throughout Judea, beginning in Galilee after the baptism that John preached--
38 And no doubt you know that God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power. Then Jesus went around doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the Devil, for God was with him." 38 how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and power, and how he went around doing good and healing all who were under the power of the devil, because God was with him.
39 "And we apostles are witnesses of all he did throughout Israel and in Jerusalem. They put him to death by crucifying him, 39 "We are witnesses of everything he did in the country of the Jews and in Jerusalem. They killed him by hanging him on a tree,
40 but God raised him to life three days later. Then God allowed him to appear, 40 but God raised him from the dead on the third day and caused him to be seen.
41 not to the general public, but to us whom God had chosen beforehand to be his witnesses. We were those who ate and drank with him after he rose from the dead. 41 He was not seen by all the people, but by witnesses whom God had already chosen--by us who ate and drank with him after he rose from the dead.
42 And he ordered us to preach everywhere and to testify that Jesus is ordained of God to be the judge of all -- the living and the dead. 42 He commanded us to preach to the people and to testify that he is the one whom God appointed as judge of the living and the dead.
43 He is the one all the prophets testified about, saying that everyone who believes in him will have their sins forgiven through his name." 43 All the prophets testify about him that everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name."