James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes in the Dispersion: Greetings....
almost 6 years ago
Now at Iconium they entered together into the Jewish synagogue and spoke in such a way that a great number of both Jews and Greeks believed....
Now there were in the church at Antioch prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul....
About that time Herod the king laid violent hands on some who belonged to the church....
Now the apostles and the brothers who were throughout Judea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God....
At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion of what was known as the Italian Cohort,...
When the day of Pentecost arrived, they were all together in one place....
In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach,...
highlighted Acts 1:8 ESV
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth."