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Acts 5:27
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When they had brought them, they stood them [m]before (ah)the Council. The high priest questioned them,
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Acts 5:28
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saying, "We gave you (ai)strict orders not to continue teaching in this name, and [n]yet, you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching and (aj)intend to bring this man's blood upon us."
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Acts 5:29
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But Peter and the apostles answered, "(ak)We must obey God rather than men.
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Acts 5:30
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(al)The God of our fathers (am)raised up Jesus, [o]whom you had (an)put to death by hanging Him on a [p]cross.
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Acts 5:31
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(ao)He is the one whom God exalted [q]to His right hand as a [r](ap)Prince and a (aq)Savior, to grant (ar)repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.
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Acts 5:32
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And we are (as)witnesses [s]of these things; and (at)so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey Him."
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Acts 5:33
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But when they heard this, they were (au)cut [t]to the quick and intended to kill them.
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Acts 5:34
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But a Pharisee named (av)Gamaliel, a (aw)teacher of the Law, respected by all the people, stood up in (ax)the Council and gave orders to put the men outside for a short time.
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Acts 5:35
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And he said to them, "Men of Israel, take care what you propose to do with these men.
Acts 5:36
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For some time ago Theudas rose up, (ay)claiming to be somebody, and a group of about four hundred men joined up with him. [u]But he was killed, and all who [v]followed him were dispersed and came to nothing.
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Acts 5:37
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After this man, Judas of Galilee rose up in the days of (az)the census and drew away some people after him; he too perished, and all those who [w]followed him were scattered.
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Acts 5:38
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So in the present case, I say to you, stay away from these men and let them alone, for if this plan or [x]action (ba)is of men, it will be overthrown;
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Acts 5:39
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but if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow them; or else you may even be found (bb)fighting against God."
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Acts 5:40
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They [y]took his advice; and after calling the apostles in, they (bc)flogged them and ordered them not to [z]speak in the name of Jesus, and then released them.
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Acts 5:41
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So they went on their way from the presence of the [aa](bd)Council, (be)rejoicing that they had been considered worthy to suffer shame (bf)for His name.
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Acts 5:42
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(bg)And every day, in the temple and [ab]from house to house, they [ac]kept right on teaching and [ad](bh)preaching Jesus as the [ae]Christ.
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