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Acts 4 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:1 - As they spoke to the people, the Kohanim and the captain of the temple and the Tzedukim came to them,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:2 - being upset because they taught the people and proclaimed in Yeshua the resurrection from the dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:3 - They laid hands on them, and put them in custody until the next day, for it was now evening.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:4 - But many of those who heard the word believed, and the number of the men came to be about five thousand.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:5 - It happened in the morning, that their rulers, Zakenim, and Sofrim were gathered together in Yerushalayim.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:6 - Anan the Kohen Gadol was there, with Kayafa, Yochanan, Alexander, and as many as were relatives of the Kohen Gadol.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:7 - When they had stood them in the middle of them, they inquired, "By what power, or in what name, have you done this?"
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:8 - Then Rock, filled with the Ruach HaKodesh, said to them, "You rulers of the people, and Zakenim of Yisra'el,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:9 - if we are examined today concerning a good deed done to a crippled man, by what means this man has been healed,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:10 - be it known to you all, and to all the people of Yisra'el, that in the name of Yeshua the Messiah of Natzeret, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead, in him does this man stand here before you whole.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:11 - He is 'the stone which was regarded as worthless by you, the builders, which has become the head of the corner.'
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:12 - There is salvation in none other, for neither is there any other name under heaven, that is given among men, by which we must be saved!"

Threat and Release

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:13 - Now when they saw the boldness of Rock and Yochanan, and had perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marveled. They recognized that they had been with Yeshua.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:14 - Seeing the man who was healed standing with them, they could say nothing against it.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:15 - But when they had commanded them to go aside out of the council, they conferred among themselves,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:16 - saying, "What shall we do to these men? Because indeed a notable miracle has been done through them, as can be plainly seen by all who dwell in Yerushalayim, and we can't deny it.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:17 - But so that this spreads no further among the people, let's threaten them, that from now on they don't speak to anyone in this name."
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:18 - They called them, and charged them not to speak at all nor teach in the name of Yeshua.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:19 - But Rock and Yochanan answered them, "Whether it is right in the sight of God to listen to you rather than to God, judge for yourselves,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:20 - for we can't help telling the things which we saw and heard."
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:21 - When they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding no way to punish them, because of the people; for everyone glorified God for that which was done.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:22 - For the man on whom this miracle of healing was performed was more than forty years old.
(cf. Psa 2:1, 2 )
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:23 - Being let go, they came to their own company, and reported all that the chief Kohanim and the Zakenim had said to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:24 - When they heard it, they lifted up their voice to God with one accord, and said, "O Lord, you are God, who made the heaven, the eretz, the sea, and all that is in them;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:25 - who by the mouth of your servant, David, said, 'Why do the nations rage, And the peoples plot a vain thing?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:26 - The kings of the eretz take a stand, And the rulers take council together, Against the Lord, and against his Messiah.'
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:27 - For truly, in this city against your holy servant, Yeshua, whom you anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Goyim and the people of Yisra'el, were gathered together
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:28 - to do whatever your hand and your council foreordained to happen.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:29 - Now, Lord, look at their threats, and grant to your servants to speak your word with all boldness,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:30 - while you stretch out your hand to heal; and that signs and wonders may be done through the name of your holy Servant Yeshua."
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:31 - When they had prayed, the place was shaken where they were gathered together. They were all filled with the Ruach HaKodesh, and they spoke the word of God with boldness.

Sharing among Believers

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:32 - The multitude of those who believed were of one heart and soul. Not one of them claimed that anything of the things which he possessed was his own, but they had all things common.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:33 - With great power, the apostles gave their testimony of the resurrection of the Lord Yeshua. Great grace was on them all.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:34 - For neither was there among them any who lacked, for as many as were owners of lands or houses sold them, and brought the proceeds of the things that were sold,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:35 - and laid them at the apostles' feet, and distribution was made to each, according as anyone had need.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:36 - Yosi, who by the apostles was surnamed Bar-Nabba (which is, being interpreted, Son of Exhortation), a Levite, a man of Cyprus by race,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:37 - having a field, sold it, and brought the money and laid it at the apostles' feet.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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