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33 has now been fulfilled for us, their children. For God has raised Jesus from the dead, as it says in Psalms:

‘Today I reveal you as my Son, and I as your Father.’[a]

34 “God had promised to not let him decay in the tomb or face destruction again, so God raised him from the dead. He gave this promise in the Psalms:

‘I will give to you[b] what I gave to David:
    Faithful mercies[c] that you can trust.’[d]

35 “He explains it further in another Psalm:

‘You will not allow your holy one
    to experience bodily decay.’[e]

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  1. Acts 13:33 See Ps. 2:7.
  2. Acts 13:34 The Greek is plural, “you all,” or “to you and yours.”
  3. Acts 13:34 Or “decrees.” See Isa. 55:3.
  4. Acts 13:34 The Aramaic is “I will give to you the grace [favor] I gave to faithful David.”
  5. Acts 13:35 See Ps. 16:10.

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