55 But he, being (A)full of the Holy Spirit, (B)looked intently into heaven and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing (C)at the right hand of God; 56 and he said, “Behold, I see the (D)heavens opened and (E)the Son of Man standing at the right hand of God.” 57 But they shouted with loud voices, and covered their ears and rushed at him with one [a]mind. 58 When they had (F)driven him out of the city, they began stoning him; and (G)the witnesses (H)laid aside their cloaks at the feet of (I)a young man named Saul. 59 They went on stoning Stephen as he (J)called on the Lord and said, “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!” 60 Then he (K)fell on his knees and cried out with a loud voice, “Lord, (L)do not hold this sin against them!” Having said this, he [b](M)fell asleep.

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  1. Acts 7:57 Or purpose
  2. Acts 7:60 I.e., died