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Acts 1:15-25

RSV 15 In those days Peter stood up among the brethren (the company of persons was in all about a hundred and twenty), and said, NIV 15 In those days Peter stood up among the believers (a group numbering about a hundred and twenty) RSV 16 "Brethren, the scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit spoke beforehand by the mouth of David, concerning Judas who was guide to those who arrested Jesus. NIV 16 and said, "Brothers, the Scripture had to be fulfilled which the Holy Spirit spoke long ago through the mouth of David concerning Judas, who served as guide for those who arrested Jesus-- RSV 17 For he was numbered among us, and was allotted his share in this ministry. NIV 17 he was one of our number and shared in this ministry." RSV 18 (Now this man bought a field with the reward of his wickedness; and falling headlong he burst open in the middle and all his bowels gushed out. NIV 18 (With the reward he got for his wickedness, Judas bought a field; there he fell headlong, his body burst open and all his intestines spilled out. RSV 19 And it became known to all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, so that the field was called in their language Akel'dama, that is, Field of Blood.) NIV 19 Everyone in Jerusalem heard about this, so they called that field in their language Akeldama, that is, Field of Blood.) RSV 20 For it is written in the book of Psalms, 'Let his habitation become desolate, and let there be no one to live in it'; and 'His office let another take.' NIV 20 "For," said Peter, "it is written in the book of Psalms, " 'May his place be deserted; let there be no one to dwell in it,' and, " 'May another take his place of leadership.' RSV 21 So one of the men who have accompanied us during all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us, NIV 21 Therefore it is necessary to choose one of the men who have been with us the whole time the Lord Jesus went in and out among us, RSV 22 beginning from the baptism of John until the day when he was taken up from us--one of these men must become with us a witness to his resurrection." NIV 22 beginning from John's baptism to the time when Jesus was taken up from us. For one of these must become a witness with us of his resurrection." RSV 23 And they put forward two, Joseph called Barsab'bas, who was surnamed Justus, and Matthi'as. NIV 23 So they proposed two men: Joseph called Barsabbas (also known as Justus) and Matthias. RSV 24 And they prayed and said, "Lord, who knowest the hearts of all men, show which one of these two thou hast chosen NIV 24 Then they prayed, "Lord, you know everyone's heart. Show us which of these two you have chosen RSV 25 to take the place in this ministry and apostleship from which Judas turned aside, to go to his own place." NIV 25 to take over this apostolic ministry, which Judas left to go where he belongs."