Parallel Bible results for Acts 1:15-17; Acts 1:21-26

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Acts 1:15-17

CEB 15 During this time, the family of believers was a company of about one hundred twenty persons. Peter stood among them and said, NRS 15 In those days Peter stood up among the believers (together the crowd numbered about one hundred twenty persons) and said, CEB 16 "Brothers and sisters, the scripture that the Holy Spirit announced beforehand through David had to be fulfilled. This was the scripture concerning Judas, who became a guide for those who arrested Jesus. NRS 16 "Friends, the scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit through David foretold concerning Judas, who became a guide for those who arrested Jesus— CEB 17 This happened even though he was one of us and received a share of this ministry." ( NRS 17 for he was numbered among us and was allotted his share in this ministry."

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Acts 1:21-26

CEB 21 "Therefore, we must select one of those who have accompanied us during the whole time the Lord Jesus lived among us, NRS 21 So one of the men who have accompanied us during all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us, CEB 22 beginning from the baptism of John until the day when Jesus was taken from us. This person must become along with us a witness to his resurrection." NRS 22 beginning from the baptism of John until the day when he was taken up from us—one of these must become a witness with us to his resurrection." CEB 23 So they nominated two: Joseph called Barsabbas, who was also known as Justus, and Matthias. NRS 23 So they proposed two, Joseph called Barsabbas, who was also known as Justus, and Matthias. CEB 24 They prayed, "Lord, you know everyone's deepest thoughts and desires. Show us clearly which one you have chosen from among these two NRS 24 Then they prayed and said, "Lord, you know everyone's heart. Show us which one of these two you have chosen CEB 25 to take the place of this ministry and apostleship, from which Judas turned away to go to his own place." NRS 25 to take the place in this ministry and apostleship from which Judas turned aside to go to his own place." CEB 26 When they cast lots, the lot fell on Matthias. He was added to the eleven apostles. NRS 26 And they cast lots for them, and the lot fell on Matthias; and he was added to the eleven apostles.