For I did not withdraw from declaring to you the whole plan of God.
How I kept back nothing of these things that are beneficial, not to inform you, and to teach you in public, and from house to house,
But the Pharisees and the lawyers who were not immersed by him, rejected the purpose of God for themselves.
this man, having been designated (by the purpose and foreknowledge of God) a man delivered up, ye, having taken by lawless hands, killed, having crucified,
which is not another, except there are some who confuse you, and who want to pervert the good-news of the Christ.
in him in whom also we obtained an inheritance. Having been predestined according to the purpose of him who works all things according to the deliberation of his will.
but as we have been approved by God to be entrusted with the good-news, thus we speak, not as pleasing men, but God who proves our hearts.
Be glad in LORD, and rejoice, ye righteous. And shout for joy, all ye who are upright in heart.
declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not [yet] done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure,
But if they had stood in my council, then they would have caused my people to hear my words, and would have turned them from their evil way, and from the evil of their doings.
teaching them to observe all things, as many as I commanded you. And lo, I am with you all the days, until the end of the age. Truly.
I no longer call you bondmen, because the bondman does not know what his lord does. But I have called you friends, because all things that I heard from my Father, I made known to you.
For indeed David, who served his own generation in the plan of God, became asleep, and was added near his fathers, and saw decay.
I gave you a glimpse of all things, that so laboring ye ought to aid the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that he himself said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.
Having therefore experienced the help from God, I stand to this day solemnly declaring both to small and great, saying nothing apart from what both the prophets and Moses said was going to happen,
For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus in the night in which he was betrayed took bread,
But we have renounced the covert things of shame, not walking in craftiness, nor misrepresenting the word of God, but by the disclosure of the truth, commending ourselves to every conscience of men before God.
So then have I become your enemy telling you the truth?