"Repent, for the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!"
As it is written in the prophets, "Behold, I send my messenger before your face, Who will prepare your way before you.
"Listen! Behold, the farmer went out to sow,
He said to them, "Take heed what you hear. With whatever measure you measure, it will be measured to you, and more will be given to you who hear.
A cloud came, overshadowing them, and a voice came out of the cloud, "This is my beloved Son. Listen to him."
"Men of Israel, hear these words! Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved by God to you by mighty works and wonders and signs which God did by him in the midst of you, even as you yourselves know,
Peter said to them, "Repent, and be baptized, everyone of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
Only let your manner of life be worthy of the Gospel of Christ, that, whether I come and see you or am absent, I may hear of your state, that you stand firm in one spirit, with one soul striving for the faith of the Gospel;
Concerning this salvation, the prophets sought and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that would come to you,
who his own self bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we, having died to sins, might live to righteousness; by whose stripes you were healed.