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Acts 5:29-32 New King James Version (NKJV)

29 But Peter and the other apostles answered and said: “We ought to obey God rather than men. 30 The God of our fathers raised up Jesus whom you murdered by hanging on a tree. 31 Him God has exalted to His right hand to be Prince and Savior, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins. 32 And we are His witnesses to these things, and so also is the Holy Spirit whom God has given to those who obey Him.”

New King James Version (NKJV)

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Acts 5:29-32 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

29 But Peter and the apostles answered, “We must obey God rather than men. 30 The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, [a]whom you had put to death by hanging Him on a [b]cross. 31 He is the one whom God exalted [c]to His right hand as a [d]Prince and a Savior, to grant repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins. 32 And we are witnesses [e]of these things; and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey Him.”

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 5:30 Or on whom you had laid violent hands
  2. Acts 5:30 Lit wood
  3. Acts 5:31 Or by
  4. Acts 5:31 Or Leader
  5. Acts 5:32 One early ms adds in Him
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Acts 5:29-32 Amplified Bible (AMP)

29 Then Peter and the apostles replied, “We must obey God rather than men [we have no other choice]. 30 The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom you had put to death by hanging Him on a [a]cross [and you are responsible]. 31 God exalted Him to His right hand as Prince and Savior and Deliverer, in order to grant repentance to Israel, and [to grant] forgiveness of sins. 32 And we are witnesses of these things; and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has bestowed on those who obey Him.”

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 5:30 Lit wood.
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Acts 5:29-32 New International Version (NIV)

29 Peter and the other apostles replied: “We must obey God rather than human beings! 30 The God of our ancestors raised Jesus from the dead—whom you killed by hanging him on a cross. 31 God exalted him to his own right hand as Prince and Savior that he might bring Israel to repentance and forgive their sins. 32 We are witnesses of these things, and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey him.”

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Acts 5:29-32 King James Version (KJV)

29 Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

30 The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom ye slew and hanged on a tree.

31 Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.

32 And we are his witnesses of these things; and so is also the Holy Ghost, whom God hath given to them that obey him.

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