Acts 2:11-21 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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11 Cretans and Arabians, we hear them telling in our own tongues the mighty works of God." 11 (both Jews and converts to Judaism); Cretans and Arabs--we hear them declaring the wonders of God in our own tongues!"
12 And all were amazed and perplexed, saying to one another, "What does this mean?" 12 Amazed and perplexed, they asked one another, "What does this mean?"
13 But others mocking said, "They are filled with new wine." 13 Some, however, made fun of them and said, "They have had too much wine. "
14 But Peter, standing with the eleven, lifted up his voice and addressed them, "Men of Judea and all who dwell in Jerusalem, let this be known to you, and give ear to my words. 14 Then Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice and addressed the crowd: "Fellow Jews and all of you who live in Jerusalem, let me explain this to you; listen carefully to what I say.
15 For these men are not drunk, as you suppose, since it is only the third hour of the day; 15 These men are not drunk, as you suppose. It's only nine in the morning!
16 but this is what was spoken by the prophet Joel: 16 No, this is what was spoken by the prophet Joel:
17 'And in the last days it shall be, God declares, that I will pour out my Spirit upon all flesh, and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams; 17 " 'In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams.
18 yea, and on my menservants and my maidservants in those days I will pour out my Spirit; and they shall prophesy. 18 Even on my servants, both men and women, I will pour out my Spirit in those days, and they will prophesy.
19 And I will show wonders in the heaven above and signs on the earth beneath, blood, and fire, and vapor of smoke; 19 I will show wonders in the heaven above and signs on the earth below, blood and fire and billows of smoke.
20 the sun shall be turned into darkness and the moon into blood, before the day of the Lord comes, the great and manifest day. 20 The sun will be turned to darkness and the moon to blood before the coming of the great and glorious day of the Lord.
21 And it shall be that whoever calls on the name of the Lord shall be saved.' 21 And everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.'