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The Spirit for the Remnant

Joel had warned Judah and Jerusalem about a terrible invasion which proved imminent: a horde of “locusts” unlike anything anyone had ever seen would ravage the land, leaving nothing left but mourning and lamentation (JoelContinue reading

Dating the Early Church

Luke provides us with excellent historical information in the book of Acts regarding the history of the early church. Nevertheless, correlating the information in Acts with historical chronology in general is a difficult task. OnlyContinue reading

The Acts of the Apostles

Luke had previously written to “Theophilus” regarding the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth. Yet that was only the beginning of what Jesus had done and taught. The time had come to continueContinue reading

When They Hear No More

When Paul came to Jerusalem for the last time and gave the Jews there his defense of himself and the Gospel, we are told of the following reaction of the Jews concerning his statement aboutContinue reading

The Ethiopian Eunuch

But an angel of the Lord spake unto Philip, saying, “Arise, and go toward the south unto the way that goeth down from Jerusalem unto Gaza”: the same is desert. And he arose and went:Continue reading

The Church of Acts 2

And they continued stedfastly in the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, in the breaking of bread and the prayers. And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done through the apostles. AndContinue reading