Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then Peter, standing up with the eleven, lifted up his voice and said unto them, Ye men of Judaea and all ye that dwell in Jerusalem, be this known unto you and hearken to my words;
be it known unto you all and to all the people of Israel that in the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom ye crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him does this man stand here before you whole.
Be it known, therefore, unto you that this saving health of God is sent unto the Gentiles and that they will hear it.
Not for your sakes do I do this, said the Lord GOD, be it known unto you; be ashamed and confounded for your ways, O house of Israel.
But if not, be it known unto thee, O king, that we will not worship thy god, nor honour the statue which thou hast raised up.
unto those whose sins ye release, they shall be released; and unto those whose sins ye retain, they shall be retained.
Therefore, we conclude that a man is justified by faith without the deeds of the law.
For I will reconcile their iniquities and their sins, and their iniquities I will remember no more.