What Is The Meaning Of Peter’s Exclusive Claim In Acts 4:12?

In Acts 4:12, the apostle Peter boldly tells the Jewish Supreme Court about the name of Jesus Christ, “And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.” We moderns are offended by exclusive religious claims because we’re confident that nobody has the truth about spiritual matters. So what do we make of Peter’s statement? Was he just speaking to the people of his time and place?

Darrell Bock, in The Gospels and Acts (The Holman Apologetics Commentary on the Bible), tackles the issue of Peter’s intentions:

Read it at: http://www.toughquestionsanswered.org/2017/11/30/what-is-the-meaning-of-peters-exclusive-claim-in-acts-412/


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