“Brethren, sons of Abraham’s family, and those among you who fear God, to us the message of this salvation has been sent.
And there is salvation in no one else; for there is no other name under heaven that has been given among men by which we must be saved.”
Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly and said, “It was necessary that the word of God be spoken to you first; since you repudiate it and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we are turning to the Gentiles.
Therefore let it be known to you that this salvation of God has been sent to the Gentiles; they will also listen.”
In Him, you also, after listening to the message of truth, the gospel of your salvation—having also believed, you were sealed in Him with the Holy Spirit of promise,
Did You not, O our God, drive out the inhabitants of this land before Your people Israel and give it to the descendants of Abraham Your friend forever?
O seed of Abraham, His servant, O sons of Jacob, His chosen ones!
He declares His words to Jacob, His statutes and His ordinances to Israel.
“But you, Israel, My servant, Jacob whom I have chosen, Descendant of Abraham My friend,
“I bring near My righteousness, it is not far off; And My salvation will not delay. And I will grant salvation in Zion, And My glory for Israel.
“ Hear this, O house of Jacob, who are named Israel And who came forth from the loins of Judah, Who swear by the name of the Lord And invoke the God of Israel, But not in truth nor in righteousness.
“ Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness, Who seek the Lord: Look to the rock from which you were hewn And to the quarry from which you were dug.
and do not suppose that you can say to yourselves, ‘ We have Abraham for our father’; for I say to you that from these stones God is able to raise up children to Abraham.
but rather go to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.
And has raised up a horn of salvation for us In the house of David His servant—
To give to His people the knowledge of salvation By the forgiveness of their sins,
and that repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
For you first, God raised up His Servant and sent Him to bless you by turning every one of you from your wicked ways.”
“Go, stand and speak to the people in the temple the whole message of this Life.”
but in every nation the man who fears Him and does what is right is welcome to Him.
After the reading of the Law and the Prophets the synagogue officials sent to them, saying, “Brethren, if you have any word of exhortation for the people, say it.”
Now when the meeting of the synagogue had broken up, many of the Jews and of the God-fearing proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas, who, speaking to them, were urging them to continue in the grace of God.
Following after Paul and us, she kept crying out, saying, “These men are bond-servants of the Most High God, who are proclaiming to you the way of salvation.”
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.
namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and He has committed to us the word of reconciliation.
because of the hope laid up for you in heaven, of which you previously heard in the word of truth, the gospel