NIV 1 And Saul approved of their killing him. Peter answered: “May your money perish with you, because you thought you could buy the gift of God with money! Philip, however, appeared at Azotus and traveled about, preaching the gospel in all the towns until he reached Caesarea. 32 This is the passage of Scripture the eunuch was reading: “He was led like a sheep to the slaughter,    and as a lamb before its shearer is silent,    so he did not open his mouth.33 In his humiliation he was deprived of justice. Acts 5:36 Some time ago Theudas appeared, claiming to be somebody, and about four hundred men rallied to him. (E) Going from house to house, he dragged off both men and women and put them in prison. (X), 18 When Simon saw that the Spirit was given at the laying on of the apostles’ hands, he offered them money 19 and said, “Give me also this ability so that everyone on whom I lay my hands may receive the Holy Spirit.”, 20 Peter answered: “May your money perish with you, because you thought you could buy the gift of God with money! 3 But Saul began to destroy the church. 8 And Saul(A) approved of their killing him. (AE), 26 Now an angel(AF) of the Lord said to Philip,(AG) “Go south to the road—the desert road—that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.” 27 So he started out, and on his way he met an Ethiopian[a](AH) eunuch,(AI) an important official in charge of all the treasury of the Kandake (which means “queen of the Ethiopians”). And he gave orders to stop the chariot. (Y) 21 You have no part or share(Z) in this ministry, because your heart is not right(AA) before God. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. 6 When the crowds heard Philip and saw the signs he performed, they all paid close attention to what he said. And at that time there was a great persecution against the church which was at Jerusalem; and they were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judaea and Samaria, except the apostles. Then both Philip and the eunuch went down into the water and Philip baptized him. 3 As he neared Damascus on his journey, suddenly a light from heaven flashed around him. 1 Once safely on shore, we found out that the island was called Malta. Acts 8… Philip went down to a city in Samaria and proclaimed the Messiah there. Philip in Samaria. 2 And devout men carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him. Acts 4:8 : ver 5; Lk 23:13. And Abraham became the father of Isaac and circumcised him eight days after his birth. 39 When they came up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord suddenly took Philip away,(AQ) and the eunuch did not see him again, but went on his way rejoicing. Learn More About New International Version. 15 When they arrived, they prayed for the new believers there that they might receive the Holy Spirit,(T) 16 because the Holy Spirit had not yet come on any of them;(U) they had simply been baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus. 6 When the crowds heard Philip and saw the signs he performed, they all paid close attention to what he said. Then Philip began with that very passage of Scripture and told him the good news about Jesus. And he followed Philip everywhere, astonished by the great signs and miracles(P) he saw. 5 Philip went down to a city in Samaria and proclaimed the Messiah there. But when they believed Philip as he proclaimed the good news of the kingdom of God and the name of Jesus Christ, they were baptized, both men and women. Acts 8. Act 1:8 - But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” ( Mar 16:19, 20; Luk 24:50–53 ) Acts 8 - And Saul approved of their killing him. Simon himself believed and was baptized. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria. Acts 8 - NIV: And Saul approved of their killing him. Acts 2:38 Peter replied, "Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. 1 Meanwhile, Saul was still breathing out murderous threats against the Lord’s disciples. 6 Then they gathered around him and asked him, "Lord, are you at this time going to restore the kingdom to Israel?" Repent of this wickedness and pray to the Lord in the hope that he may forgive you for having such a thought in your heart. 13 Simon himself believed and was baptized. “He was led like a sheep to the slaughter. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria. 30 Then Philip ran up to the chariot and heard the man reading Isaiah the prophet. 7 For with shrieks, impure spirits came out of many,(I) and many who were paralyzed or lame were healed. Now for some time a man named Simon had practiced sorcery in the city and amazed all the people of Samaria. Godly men buried Stephen and mourned deeply for him. 22 Repent(AB) of this wickedness and pray to the Lord in the hope that he may forgive you for having such a thought in your heart. Then both Philip and the eunuch went down into the water and Philip baptized him. This man had gone to Jerusalem to worship,(AJ) 28 and on his way home was sitting in his chariot reading the Book of Isaiah the prophet. 7 For with shrieks, impure spirits came out of many, and many who were paralyzed or lame were healed. 2 Godly men buried Stephen and mourned deeply for him. Acts 7:18 Exodus 1:8; Acts 7:20 Or was fair in the sight of God; Acts 7:28 Exodus 2:14; Acts 7:32 Exodus 3:6; Acts 7:34 Exodus 3:5,7,8,10; Acts 7:37 Deut. Acts 8 New International Version (NIV). In his humiliation he was deprived of justice. What can stand in the way of my being baptized?”, Philip said, “If you believe with all your heart, you may.” The eunuch answered, “I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God.”. Saul Persecutes the Church - Now Saul was consenting to his death. When they arrived, they prayed for the new believers there that they might receive the Holy Spirit. 7 For with shrieks, impure spirits came out of many, and many who were paralyzed or lame were healed. This is the passage of Scripture the eunuch was reading: “He was led like a sheep to the slaughter. Saul Persecutes the Church. Philip went down to a city in Samaria and proclaimed the Messiah there. Acts 8:11 They followed him because he had amazed them for a long time with his sorcery. 7 He said to them: "It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority. But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the. The Spirit told Philip, “Go to that chariot and stay near it.”. Acts 8:26-40 NIV Now an angel of the Lord said to Philip, “Go south to the road—the desert road—that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.” So he started out, and on his way he met an Ethiopian eunuch, an important official in charge of all the treasury of the Kandake (which means “queen of the Ethiopians”). 3 But Saul began to destroy the church. “How can I,” he said, “unless someone explains it to me?” So he invited Philip to come up and sit with him. 7 He said to them: “It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority. The eunuch asked Philip, “Tell me, please, who is the prophet talking about, himself or someone else?”. 3 But Saul began to destroy the church. Acts 9:30 When the believers learned of this, they took him down to Caesarea and sent him off to Tarsus. The Holy Bible, New International Version® NIV®, Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.®. When the crowds heard Philip and saw the signs he performed, they all paid close attention to what he said. 31 “How can I,” he said, “unless someone explains it to me?” So he invited Philip to come up and sit with him. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church at Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and … 14 When the apostles in Jerusalem heard that Samaria(Q) had accepted the word of God,(R) they sent Peter and John(S) to Samaria. The Church Persecuted and Scattered. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria. Acts 8 1 And Saul was consenting unto his death. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria. For with shrieks, impure spirits came out of many, and many who were paralyzed or lame were healed. Those who had been scattered preached the word wherever they went. 7 But I will punish the nation they serve as slaves,’ God said, ‘and afterward they will come out of that country and worship me in this place.’ # 7:7 Gen. 15:13,14 8 Then he gave Abraham the covenant of circumcision. Acts 8 King James Version (KJV) 8 And Saul was consenting unto his death. “Do you understand what you are reading?” Philip asked. What can stand in the way of my being baptized?”(AP) [37] [c] 38 And he gave orders to stop the chariot. “Do you understand what you are reading?” Philip asked. But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”. After they had further proclaimed the word of the Lord and testified about Jesus, Peter and John returned to Jerusalem, preaching the gospel in many Samaritan villages. 12 But when they believed Philip as he proclaimed the good news of the kingdom of God(N) and the name of Jesus Christ, they were baptized,(O) both men and women. He went to the high priest 2 and asked him for letters to the synagogues in Damascus, so that if he found any there who belonged to the Way, whether men or women, he might take them as prisoners to Jerusalem. New International Version (NIV), On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered. Acts 8 1 And Saul approved of their killing him. NIV, Storyline Bible, Comfort Print: Each Story Plays a Part. 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