Acts 13:48
Good News Translation
When the Gentiles heard this, they were glad and praised the Lord's message; and those who had been chosen for eternal life became believers.

New Revised Standard Version
When the Gentiles heard this, they were glad and praised the word of the Lord; and as many as had been destined for eternal life became believers.

Contemporary English Version
This message made the Gentiles glad, and they praised what they had heard about the Lord. Everyone who had been chosen for eternal life then put their faith in the Lord.

New American Bible
The Gentiles were delighted when they heard this and glorified the word of the Lord. All who were destined for eternal life came to believe,

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the Gentiles hearing it were glad and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to life everlasting believed.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And the Gentiles hearing it were glad and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to life everlasting believed.


Acts 13:42 And as they went out, they desired them that on the next sabbath they would speak unto them these words.

Acts 2:41 They therefore that received his word were baptized: and there were added in that day about three thousand souls.

Acts 8:8 And many, taken with the palsy, and that were lame, were healed.

Acts 15:31 Which when they had read, they rejoiced for the consolation.

Luke 2:10-11 And the angel said to them: Fear not; for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy that shall be to all the people: . . .

Romans 15:9-12 But that the Gentiles are to glorify God for his mercy, as it is written: Therefore will I confess to thee, O Lord, among the Gentiles and will sing to thy name. . . .


Psalm 138:2 I will worship towards thy holy temple, and I will give glory to thy name. For thy mercy, and for thy truth: for thou hast magnified thy holy name above all.

2 Thessalonians 3:1 For the rest, brethren, pray for us that the word of God may run and may be glorified, even as among you:

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Acts 2:47 Praising God and having favour with all the people. And the Lord increased daily together such as should be saved.

John 10:16,26,27 And other sheep I have that are not of this fold: them also I must bring. And they shall hear my voice: And there shall be one fold and one shepherd. . . .

John 11:52 And not only for the nation, but to gather together in one the children of God that were dispersed.

Romans 8:30 And whom he predestinated, them he also called. And whom he called, them he also justified. And whom he justified, them he also glorified.

Romans 11:7 What then? That which Israel sought, he hath not obtained: but the election hath obtained it. And the rest have been blinded.

Ephesians 1:19 And what is the exceeding greatness of his power towards us, who believe according to the operation of the might of his power,

Ephesians 2:5-10 Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together in Christ (by whose grace you are saved) . . .

2 Thessalonians 2:13,14 0 . . .


Acts 15:2 And when Paul and Barnabas had no small contest with them, they determined that Paul and Barnabas and certain others of the other side should go up to the apostles and priests to Jerusalem, about this question.

Acts 20:13 But we going aboard the ship, sailed to Assos, being there to take in Paul. For so he had appointed, himself purposing to travel by land.

Acts 22:10 And I said: What shall I do, Lord? And the Lord said to me: Arise and go to Damascus; and there it shall be told thee of all things that thou must do.

Acts 28:23 And when they had appointed him a day, there came very many to him unto his lodgings. To whom he expounded, testifying the kingdom of God and persuading them concerning Jesus, out of the law of Moses and the prophets, from morning until evening.

Matthew 28:16 And the eleven disciples went into Galilee, unto the mountain where Jesus had appointed them.

Luke 7:8 For I also am a man subject to authority, having under me soldiers: and I say to one, Go, and he goeth: and to another, Come, and he cometh; and to my servant, Do this, and he doth it.

Romans 13:1 Let every soul be subject to higher powers. For there is no power but from God: and those that are ordained of God.

1 Corinthians 16:15 And I beseech you, brethren, you know the house of Stephanus, and of Fortunatus, and of Achaicus, that they are the firstfruits of Achaia, and have dedicated themselves to the ministry of the saints:


The Gentiles Ask to Hear the Gospel
47For so the Lord hath commanded us: I have set thee to be the light of the Gentiles: that thou mayest be for salvation unto the utmost part of the earth. 48And the Gentiles hearing it were glad and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to life everlasting believed. 49And the word of the Lord was published throughout the whole country.…
Cross References
Matthew 25:46
And these shall go into everlasting punishment: but the just, into life everlasting.

Acts 13:12
Then the proconsul, when he had seen what was done, believed, admiring at the doctrine of the Lord.

Romans 8:28
And we know that to them that love God all things work together unto good: to such as, according to his purpose, are called to be saints.

Ephesians 1:4
As he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and unspotted in his sight in charity.

Ephesians 1:5
Who hath predestinated us unto the adoption of children through Jesus Christ unto himself: according to the purpose of his will:

Ephesians 1:11
In whom we also are called by lot, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who worketh all things according to the counsel of his will.

Acts 13:47
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