Parallel Bible results for Acts 13:16-41

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Acts 13:16-41

CJB 16 So Sha'ul stood, motioned with his hand, and said: "Men of Isra'el and God-fearers, listen! NIV 16 Standing up, Paul motioned with his hand and said: “Fellow Israelites and you Gentiles who worship God, listen to me! CJB 17 The God of this people Isra'el chose our fathers. He made the people great during the time when they were living as aliens in Egypt and with a stretched-out arm he led them out of that land. NIV 17 The God of the people of Israel chose our ancestors; he made the people prosper during their stay in Egypt; with mighty power he led them out of that country; CJB 18 For some forty yearsm he took care of them in the desert, NIV 18 for about forty years he endured their conduct in the wilderness; CJB 19 and after he had destroyed seven nationsn in the land of Kena'an he gave their land to his people as an inheritance. NIV 19 and he overthrew seven nations in Canaan, giving their land to his people as their inheritance. CJB 20 All this took about 450 years. After that, he gave them judges, o down to the prophet Sh'mu'el. NIV 20 All this took about 450 years. “After this, God gave them judges until the time of Samuel the prophet. CJB 21 Then they asked for a king, and God gave them Sha'ul Ben-Kish, a man from the tribe of Binyamin. After forty years, NIV 21 Then the people asked for a king, and he gave them Saul son of Kish, of the tribe of Benjamin, who ruled forty years. CJB 22 God removed him and raised up David as king for them, making his approval known with these words, 'I found David Ben-Yishai to be a man after my own heart; he will do everything I want.' NIV 22 After removing Saul, he made David their king. God testified concerning him: ‘I have found David son of Jesse, a man after my own heart; he will do everything I want him to do.’ CJB 23 "In keeping with his promise, God has brought to Isra'el from this man's descendants a deliverer, Yeshua. NIV 23 “From this man’s descendants God has brought to Israel the Savior Jesus, as he promised. CJB 24 Now before the coming of Yeshua, Yochanan proclaimed to all the people of Isra'el an immersion in connection with turning to God from sin. NIV 24 Before the coming of Jesus, John preached repentance and baptism to all the people of Israel. CJB 25 But as Yochanan was ending his work, he said, 'Who do you suppose I am? Well - I'm not! But after me is coming someone, the sandals of whose feet I am unworthy to untie.' NIV 25 As John was completing his work, he said: ‘Who do you suppose I am? I am not the one you are looking for. But there is one coming after me whose sandals I am not worthy to untie.’ CJB 26 "Brothers! - sons of Avraham and those among you who are 'God-fearers'! It is to us that the message of this deliverance has been sent! NIV 26 “Fellow children of Abraham and you God-fearing Gentiles, it is to us that this message of salvation has been sent. CJB 27 For the people living in Yerushalayim and their leaders did not recognize who Yeshua was or understand the message of the Prophets read every Shabbat, so they fulfilled that message by condemning him. NIV 27 The people of Jerusalem and their rulers did not recognize Jesus, yet in condemning him they fulfilled the words of the prophets that are read every Sabbath. CJB 28 They could not find any legitimate ground for a death sentence; nevertheless they asked Pilate to have him executed; NIV 28 Though they found no proper ground for a death sentence, they asked Pilate to have him executed. CJB 29 and when they had carried out all the things written about him, he was taken down from the stakeq and placed in a tomb. NIV 29 When they had carried out all that was written about him, they took him down from the cross and laid him in a tomb. CJB 30 "But God raised him from the dead! NIV 30 But God raised him from the dead, CJB 31 He appeared for many days to those who had come up with him from the Galil to Yerushalayim; and they are now his witnesses to the people. NIV 31 and for many days he was seen by those who had traveled with him from Galilee to Jerusalem. They are now his witnesses to our people. CJB 32 "As for us, we are bringing you the Good News that what God promised to the fathers, NIV 32 “We tell you the good news: What God promised our ancestors CJB 33 he has fulfilled for us the children in raising up Yeshua, as indeed it is written in the second Psalm, 'You are my Son; today I have become your Father.' NIV 33 he has fulfilled for us, their children, by raising up Jesus. As it is written in the second Psalm: “ ‘You are my son; today I have become your father.’ CJB 34 And as for his raising him up from the dead, to return to decay no more, he said, 'I will give the holy and trustworthy things of David to you.' NIV 34 God raised him from the dead so that he will never be subject to decay. As God has said, “ ‘I will give you the holy and sure blessings promised to David.’ CJB 35 This is explained elsewhere: 'You will not let your Holy One see decay.' NIV 35 So it is also stated elsewhere: “ ‘You will not let your holy one see decay.’ CJB 36 For David did indeed serve God's purposes in his own generation; but after that, he died, was buried with his fathers and did see decay. NIV 36 “Now when David had served God’s purpose in his own generation, he fell asleep; he was buried with his ancestors and his body decayed. CJB 37 However, the one God raised up did not see decay. NIV 37 But the one whom God raised from the dead did not see decay. CJB 38 "Therefore, brothers, let it be known to you that through this man is proclaimed forgiveness of sins! NIV 38 “Therefore, my friends, I want you to know that through Jesus the forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you. CJB 39 That is, God clears everyone who puts his trust in this man, even in regard to all the things concerning which you could not be cleared by the Torah of Moshe. NIV 39 Through him everyone who believes is set free from every sin, a justification you were not able to obtain under the law of Moses. CJB 40 "Watch out, then, so that this word found in the Prophets may not happen to you: NIV 40 Take care that what the prophets have said does not happen to you: CJB 41 'You mockers! Look, and marvel, and die! For in your own time, I am doing a work that you simply will not believe, even if someone explains it to you!' " NIV 41 “ ‘Look, you scoffers, wonder and perish, for I am going to do something in your days that you would never believe, even if someone told you.’ ”

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