Acts 4:7-12

They had Peter and John brought before them and began to question them: “By what power or what name did you do this?”

Then Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, said to them: “Rulers and elders of the people! If we are being called to account today for an act of kindness shown to a man who was lame and are being asked how he was healed, 10 then know this, you and all the people of Israel: It is by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified but whom God raised from the dead, that this man stands before you healed. 11 Jesus is

“‘the stone you builders rejected,
    which has become the cornerstone.’[a]

12 Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to mankind by which we must be saved.”

One response to “Acts 4:7-12

  1. The power in the name of Jesus. The power is that Jesus is the one/man/name that God gave us for salvation and when we call upon that name, we are submitting ourselves to His plan, admitting our sin, and confessing our inability to save ourselves. All that is the name of Jesus.

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