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[a] 28 for ‘In Him we live and move and have our being.’

As some of your own poets have said, ‘For we also are His offspring.’ [b] 29 Since we are His offspring, we ought not to suppose the Deity is like gold or silver or stone, an engraved image of human art and imagination. [c] 30 Although God overlooked the periods of ignorance, now He commands everyone everywhere to repent.

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  1. Acts 17:28 cf. Deut. 4:7; Jer. 23:23.
  2. Acts 17:29 Quotes from Epimenides and Aratus.
  3. Acts 17:30 cf. Isa. 40:18-19.