Now during these days Peter rose up in the midst of the brothers and said (the crowd of persons was all together about one hundred and twenty):
But I do not want YOU to fail to know, brothers, that I many times purposed to come to YOU, but I have been hindered until now, in order that I might acquire some fruitage also among YOU even as among the rest of the nations.
For we know, brothers loved by God, his choosing of YOU,
Scripture quotations are taken from
New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures,
published by the Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, Inc.