Then he said to them, k "These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you, l that everything written about me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled."
Then m he opened their minds to understand the Scriptures,
and said to them, "Thus n it is written, o that the Christ should suffer and on the third day p rise from the dead,
and that q repentance and forgiveness of sins should be proclaimed r in his name s to all nations, t beginning from Jerusalem.
u You are witnesses of these things.
And behold, I am sending v the promise of my Father upon you. But stay in the city until you w are clothed with x power y from on high."
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
He is not here, but has risen. Remember how he told you, while he was still in Galilee.
And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he interpreted to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning himself.
They said to each other, "Did not our hearts burn within us while he talked to us on the road, while he opened to us the Scriptures?
Then he opens the ears of men and terrifies them with warnings.
Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law.
One who heard us was a woman named Lydia, from the city of Thyatira, a seller of purple goods, who was a worshiper of God. The Lord opened her heart to pay attention to what was said by Paul.
1 John 5:20
And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding, so that we may know him who is true; and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. He is the true God and eternal life.
The Son of Man goes as it is written of him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been better for that man if he had not been born.
That the Son of Man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men and be crucified and on the third day rise.
Was it not necessary that the Christ should suffer these things and enter into his glory?
For as yet they did not understand the Scripture, that he must rise from the dead.
God exalted him at his right hand as Leader and Savior, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.
And Peter said to them, "Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.
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You yourselves know what happened throughout all Judea, beginning from Galilee after the baptism that John proclaimed:
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But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he will teach you all things and bring to your remembrance all that I have said to you.
And while staying with them he ordered them not to depart from Jerusalem, but to wait for the promise of the Father, which, he said, "you heard from me.
Being therefore exalted at the right hand of God, and having received from the Father the promise of the Holy Spirit, he has poured out this that you yourselves are seeing and hearing.
In him you also, when you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation, and believed in him, were sealed with the promised Holy Spirit.
Acts 2:16 - 17
But this is what was uttered through the prophet Joel:
I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; my justice was like a robe and a turban.
Let your priests be clothed with righteousness, and let your saints shout for joy.
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.
Because of the tender mercy of our God, whereby the sunrise shall visit us from on high
Until the Spirit is poured upon us from on high, and the wilderness becomes a fruitful field, and the fruitful field is deemed a forest.