Growth Of The Church

Key Verse:

5.14 = And all the more believers in the Lord, multitudes of men and women, were constantly added to their number.




65 A.D.

Quotable Quote:

4.12 = "And there is salvation in no one else; for there is no other name under heaven that has been given among men, by which we must be saved."

Chapter Summary:

[1]Jesus returns to heaven.
[2]The Spirit comes and the church is created.
[3]Peter and John are jailed for healing and teaching.
[4]The church grows in number and in sharing.
[5]Ananias1 and Sapphira are killed for hypocrisy.
[6]The church chooses servants for the Grecian widows.
[7]Stephen is stoned for preaching about Jesus.
[8]Philip converts a proselyte from Ethiopia.
[9]Ananias2 converts a persecutor named Saul.
[10]Peter converts a Gentile named Cornelius.
[11]Peter defends his activity among the Gentiles.
[12]James is executed and Peter is imprisoned.
[13]Barnabas and Saul (Paul) start on a mission trip.
[14]Barnabas and Paul return from their mission trip.
[15]The church holds a conference regarding Gentile conversions.
[16]Paul and Silas travel to Achaia.
[17]Paul preaches in Athens.
[18]Paul and his companions teach in Corinth.
[19]Paul and his companions teach in Ephesus.
[20]Paul and his companions return to Asia Minor.
[21]Paul returns to Jerusalem and is arrested.
[22]Paul defends himself to the mob.
[23]Paul defends himself to the Sanhedrin.
[24]Paul defends himself to Governor Felix.
[25]Paul defends himself to Governor Festus.
[26]Paul defends himself to King Agrippa.
[27]Paul travels to Rome to appear before Caesar.
[28]Paul arrives in Rome to wait for Caesar.

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