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Acts 4:27-37 KJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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27 For of a truth against thy holy child Jesus, whom thou hast anointed , both Herod, and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles, and the people of Israel, were gathered together , 27 Indeed Herod and Pontius Pilate met together with the Gentiles and the people of Israel in this city to conspire against your holy servant Jesus, whom you anointed.
28 For to do whatsoever thy hand and thy counsel determined before to be done . 28 They did what your power and will had decided beforehand should happen.
29 And now, Lord, behold their threatenings: and grant unto thy servants, that with all boldness they may speak thy word, 29 Now, Lord, consider their threats and enable your servants to speak your word with great boldness.
30 By stretching forth thine hand to heal; and that signs and wonders may be done by the name of thy holy child Jesus. 30 Stretch out your hand to heal and perform miraculous signs and wonders through the name of your holy servant Jesus."
31 And when they had prayed , the place was shaken where they were assembled together ; and they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and they spake the word of God with boldness. 31 After they prayed, the place where they were meeting was shaken. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God boldly.
32 And the multitude of them that believed were of one heart and of one soul: neither said any of them that ought of the things which he possessed was his own; but they had all things common. 32 All the believers were one in heart and mind. No one claimed that any of his possessions was his own, but they shared everything they had.
33 And with great power gave the apostles witness of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus: and great grace was upon them all. 33 With great power the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus, and much grace was upon them all.
34 Neither was there any among them that lacked: for as many as were possessors of lands or houses sold them , and brought the prices of the things that were sold , 34 There were no needy persons among them. For from time to time those who owned lands or houses sold them, brought the money from the sales
35 And laid them down at the apostles' feet: and distribution was made unto every man according as he had need . 35 and put it at the apostles' feet, and it was distributed to anyone as he had need.
36 And Joses, who by the apostles was surnamed Barnabas, (which is , being interpreted , The son of consolation,) a Levite, and of the country of Cyprus, 36 Joseph, a Levite from Cyprus, whom the apostles called Barnabas (which means Son of Encouragement),
37 Having land, sold it, and brought the money, and laid it at the apostles' feet. 37 sold a field he owned and brought the money and put it at the apostles' feet.