New International Version
Standing up, Paul motioned with his hand and said: "Fellow Israelites and you Gentiles who worship God, listen to me!
King James Bible
Then Paul stood up, and beckoning with his hand said, Men of Israel, and ye that fear God, give audience.
Darby Bible Translation
And Paul, rising up and making a sign with the hand, said, Israelites, and ye that fear God, hearken.
World English Bible
Paul stood up, and beckoning with his hand said, "Men of Israel, and you who fear God, listen.
Young's Literal Translation
And Paul having risen, and having beckoned with the hand, said, 'Men, Israelites, and those fearing God, hearken:
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Men of Israel - Ye that are Jews by birth; and ye that fear God - ye that are proselytes to the Jewish religion. In this discourse Paul proves that Jesus Christ is the Messiah, sent from God, not only for the salvation of the Jews, but of the whole human race. And this he does, not with the rhetorician's arts, but in a plain, simple detail of the history of Christ, and the most remarkable transactions of the people of God, which referred to his manifestation in the flesh. Rosenmuller.
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Text: Acts 13, 26-39. 26 Brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and those among you that fear God, to us is the word of this salvation sent forth. 27 For they that dwell in Jerusalem, and their rulers, because they knew him not, nor the voices of the prophets which are read every sabbath, fulfilled them by condemning him. 28 And though they found no cause of death in him, yet asked they of Pilate that he should be slain. 29 And when they had fulfilled all things that were written of him, they …
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When he came out, he could not speak to them. They realized he had seen a vision in the temple, for he kept making signs to them but remained unable to speak.
He and all his family were devout and God-fearing; he gave generously to those in need and prayed to God regularly.
Peter motioned with his hand for them to be quiet and described how the Lord had brought him out of prison. "Tell James and the other brothers and sisters about this," he said, and then he left for another place.
"Fellow children of Abraham and you God-fearing Gentiles, it is to us that this message of salvation has been sent.
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