He made no distinction between us and them, for He cleansed their hearts by faith.
Cross ReferencesPsalm 51:10
Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me.
You shall allot it as an inheritance for yourselves and for the foreigners who dwell among you and who have children. You are to treat them as native-born Israelites; along with you, they shall be allotted an inheritance among the tribes of Israel.
He said to them, "You know how unlawful it is for a Jew to associate with a foreigner or visit him. But God has shown me that I should not call any man impure or unclean.
Then Peter began to speak: "I now truly understand that God does not show favoritism,
All the prophets testify about Him that everyone who believes in Him receives forgiveness of sins through His name."
The Spirit told me to accompany them without hesitation. These six brothers also went with me, and we entered the man's home.
how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered Himself unblemished to God, purify our consciences from works of death, so that we may serve the living God!
Chapter Outline1. Great dissensions arise regarding circumcision.
5. The apostles consult about it,
22. and send their determination by letters to the churches.
36. Paul and Barnabas, thinking to visit the brothers together,
39. disagree, and travel different ways.
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