Category: Acts

Acts 9:36-43

  36: In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (in Greek, Docas, meaning “Gazelle”), who filled her days with acts of kindness and charity. 37: At that time she fell ill and died; and they washed her body and laid it in a room upstairs. 38: As Lyddia was near Joppa, the disciples, who…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Acts 19: 1-20

  1: While Apollos was at Corinth, Paul travelled through the island regions till he came to Ephesus, where he found a number of disciples. 2: When he asked them, ‘Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you became believers?’ They replied, ‘No, we were not even told that there is a Holy Spirit.’ 3:…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off

Acts 17: 22-31

  22: Paul stood up before the Council of the Areopagus and began: “Men of Athens, I see that in everything that concerns religion you are uncommonly scrupulous. 23: As I was going round looking at the objects of your worship, I noticed among other things an altar bearing the inscription, “To an unknown God.”…

By Derek Buckthorpe 13th February 2011 Off