Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Men and brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is the word of this salvation sent.
After the reading of the Law and the Prophets, the synagogue authorities sent to them, saying, "Brothers, if you have any appeal to make to the people, proceed."
It was to you that God first sent his servant after he had raised him from the dead, to bless you by making every one of you turn from his wickedness."
Do not suppose that you can say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham for our forefather,' for I tell you God can produce descendants for Abraham right out of these stones!
but proceed instead to the lost sheep of Israel's house.
and that repentance leading to the forgiveness of sins should be preached to all the heathen in his name.
Then Paul got up, and motioning with his hand, said, "Men of Israel, and you who reverence God, listen!
but welcomes the man of any nation who reveres him and does what is right.
This girl would follow Paul and the rest of us, crying out, "These men are slaves of the Most High God, and they are making known to you a way of salvation."
"Understand then that this message of God's salvation has been sent to the heathen. They will listen to it!"
And he has produced a mighty Savior for us In the house of his servant David.
For I am not ashamed of the good news, for it is God's power for the salvation of everyone who has faith, of the Jew first and then of the Greek.
You also have heard the message of the truth, the good news of your salvation, and believed in him, and through union with him you have been marked with the seal of the holy Spirit that was promised,
and for the hope of what is stored up for you in heaven. You first heard of it long ago when the true message of the gospel