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2:3 And there appeared unto them tongues parting asunder, like as of fire; and it sat upon each one of them.
2:4 And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance.
2:5 Now there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, from every nation under heaven.
2:6 And when this sound was heard, the multitude came together, and were confounded, because that every man heard them speaking in his own language.
2:7 And they were all amazed and marvelled, saying, Behold, are not all these that speak Galilaeans?
2:8 And how hear we, every man in our own language wherein we were born?
2:9 Parthians and Medes and Elamites, and the dwellers in Mesopotamia, in Judaea and Cappadocia, in Pontus and Asia,
2:11 Cretans and Arabians, we hear them speaking in our tongues the mighty works of God.
2:12 And they were all amazed, and were perplexed, saying one to another, What meaneth this?
2:13 But others mocking said, They are filled with new wine.
2:14 But Peter, standing up with the eleven, lifted up his voice, and spake forth unto them, [saying], Ye men of Judaea, and all ye that dwell at Jerusalem, be this known unto you, and give ear unto my words.
2:16 but this is that which hath been spoken through the prophet Joel:
2:17 And it shall be in the last days, saith God, I will pour forth of my Spirit upon all flesh: And your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, And your young men shall see visions, And your old men shall dream dreams:
2:18 Yea and on my servants and on my handmaidens in those days Will I pour forth of my Spirit; and they shall prophesy.
2:19 And I will show wonders in the heaven above, And signs on the earth beneath; Blood, and fire, and vapor of smoke:
2:21 And it shall be, that whosoever shall call on the name of the Lord shall be saved.
2:24 whom God raised up, having loosed the pangs of death: because it was not possible that he should be holden of it.
2:25 For David saith concerning him, I beheld the Lord always before my face; For he is on my right hand, that I should not be moved:
2:27 Because thou wilt not leave my soul unto Hades, Neither wilt thou give thy Holy One to see corruption.
2:29 Brethren, I may say unto you freely of the patriarch David, that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us unto this day.
2:31 he foreseeing [this] spake of the resurrection of the Christ, that neither was he left unto Hades, nor did his flesh see corruption.
2:32 This Jesus did God raise up, whereof we all are witnesses.
2:34 For David ascended not into the heavens: but he saith himself, The Lord said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand,
2:36 Let all the house of Israel therefore know assuredly, that God hath made him both Lord and Christ, this Jesus whom ye crucified.
2:40 And with many other words he testified, and exhorted them, saying, Save yourselves from this crooked generation.
2:43 And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done through the apostles.
2:44 And all that believed were together, and had all things common;
2:45 and they sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all, according as any man had need.