Parallel Bible results for Acts 2:11-21

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Acts 2:11-21

RSV 11 Cretans and Arabians, we hear them telling in our own tongues the mighty works of God." NIV 11 (both Jews and converts to Judaism); Cretans and Arabs--we hear them declaring the wonders of God in our own tongues!" RSV 12 And all were amazed and perplexed, saying to one another, "What does this mean?" NIV 12 Amazed and perplexed, they asked one another, "What does this mean?" RSV 13 But others mocking said, "They are filled with new wine." NIV 13 Some, however, made fun of them and said, "They have had too much wine. " RSV 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. NIV 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. RSV 15 For these men are not drunk, as you suppose, since it is only the third hour of the day; NIV 15 These men are not drunk, as you suppose. It's only nine in the morning! RSV 16 but this is what was spoken by the prophet Joel: NIV 16 No, this is what was spoken by the prophet Joel: RSV 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; NIV 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. RSV 18 yea, and on my menservants and my maidservants in those days I will pour out my Spirit; and they shall prophesy. NIV 18 Even on my servants, both men and women, I will pour out my Spirit in those days, and they will prophesy. RSV 19 And I will show wonders in the heaven above and signs on the earth beneath, blood, and fire, and vapor of smoke; NIV 19 I will show wonders in the heaven above and signs on the earth below, blood and fire and billows of smoke. RSV 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. NIV 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. RSV 21 And it shall be that whoever calls on the name of the Lord shall be saved.' NIV 21 And everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.'