Peter, The Apostle
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Now when they heard this, they were pricked in their hearts, and said unto Peter and to the rest of the apostles, Men and brethren, what shall we do?
Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.
Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Savior Jesus Christ:
Therefore of these men who have accompanied with us all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us,
Then Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, said unto them, You rulers of the people, and elders of Israel,
Can any man forbid water, that these should not be baptized, who have received the Holy Spirit as well as we?
If then God gave them the same gift as he did unto us, who believed on the Lord Jesus Christ; who was I, that I could withstand God?
And when there had been much disputing, Peter rose up, and said unto them, Men and brethren, you know how that a good while ago God made choice among us, that the Gentiles by my mouth should hear the word of the gospel, and believe.
But when Peter came to Antioch, I withstood him to his face, because he was to be blamed.
And a certain man lame from his mother's womb was carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple which is called Beautiful, to ask alms of them that entered into the temple;
Then Peter said unto her, How is it that you have agreed together to tempt the Spirit of the Lord? behold, the feet of them who have buried your husband are at the door, and shall carry you out.
Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to persecute certain of the church.
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