New American Standard Bible
"And we preach to you the good news of the promise made to the fathers,
King James Bible
And we declare unto you glad tidings, how that the promise which was made unto the fathers,
Darby Bible Translation
And we declare unto you the glad tidings of the promise made to the fathers,
World English Bible
We bring you good news of the promise made to the fathers,
Young's Literal Translation
'And we to you do proclaim good news -- that the promise made unto the fathers,
Acts 13:32 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
And we - We who are here present. Paul and Barnabas.
Declare unto you glad tidings - We preach the gospel the good news. To a Jew, nothing could be more grateful intelligence than that the Messiah had come; to a sinner convinced of his sins nothing can be more cheering than to hear of a Saviour.
The promise ... - The promise here refers to all that had been spoken in the Old Testament respecting the advent, sufferings, death, and resurrection of Christ.
LibraryUnworthy of Life
'... Seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles.'--ACTS xiii. 46. So ended the first attempt on Paul's great missionary journey to preach to the Jews. It is described at great length and the sermon given in full because it is the first. A wonderful sermon it was; touching all keys of feeling, now pleading almost with tears, now flashing with indignation, now calmly dealing with Scripture prophecies, now glowing as it tells the story of …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
To the Regions Beyond
The Man after God's Own Heart
Appendix xii. The Baptism of Proselytes
And every day, in the temple and from house to house, they kept right on teaching and preaching Jesus as the Christ.
"The word which He sent to the sons of Israel, preaching peace through Jesus Christ (He is Lord of all)--
"From the descendants of this man, according to promise, God has brought to Israel a Savior, Jesus,
and saying, "Men, why are you doing these things? We are also men of the same nature as you, and preach the gospel to you that you should turn from these vain things to a living God, WHO MADE THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH AND THE SEA AND ALL THAT IS IN THEM.
"And now I am standing trial for the hope of the promise made by God to our fathers;
which He promised beforehand through His prophets in the holy Scriptures,
For the promise to Abraham or to his descendants that he would be heir of the world was not through the Law, but through the righteousness of faith.
Jump to PreviousDeclare Fathers Forefathers Glad Good News Preach Proclaim Promise Promised Tidings Undertaking
Jump to NextDeclare Fathers Forefathers Glad Good News Preach Proclaim Promise Promised Tidings Undertaking
LinksActs 13:32 NIV
Acts 13:32 NLT
Acts 13:32 ESV
Acts 13:32 NASB
Acts 13:32 KJV
Acts 13:32 Bible Apps
Acts 13:32 Biblia Paralela
Acts 13:32 Chinese Bible
Acts 13:32 French Bible
Acts 13:32 German Bible
Acts 13:32 Commentaries