3:14 But you rejected 1 the Holy and Righteous One and asked that a man who was a murderer be released to you. 3:15 You killed 2 the Originator 3 of life, whom God raised 4 from the dead. To this fact we are witnesses! 5
3:19 Therefore repent and turn back so that your sins may be wiped out,
1 tn Or “denied,” “disowned.”
2 tn Or “You put to death.”
3 tn Or “Founder,” “founding Leader.”
4 sn Whom God raised. God is the main actor here, as he testifies to Jesus and vindicates him.
5 tn Grk “whom God raised from the dead, of which we are witnesses.” The two consecutive relative clauses make for awkward English style, so the second was begun as a new sentence with the words “to this fact” supplied in place of the Greek relative pronoun to make a complete sentence in English.