Acts 8 is the eighth chapter of the acts of the apostles in the new testament of the christian bible. For a first parenthetical citation to a particular version, cite the element that begins the work cited. Acts 1, new international version niv the bible app. Acts 1 niv read the new international version online. It records the burial of stephen, the beginnings of christian persecution, and the spread of the gospel of jesus christ to the people of samaria and ethiopia. Acts 4 kjv read this bible chapter online, click here to read. The niv application commentary helps you communicate and apply biblical text effectively in todays context.
They were greatly disturbed because the apostles were teaching the people and proclaiming in. Luke wrote the book of acts acts of the apostles to record how believers were empowered by the holy spirit, worked to spread the gospel of christ, and are a. Next chapter of acts the book of acts, chapter 4 we hope that you find the content of the book of acts, chapter 4 from the douay rheims version of the catholic bible helpful to your bible studies and for references which allow you to read the books and individual verses of this chapter. Being grieved that they taught the people, and preached through jesus the resurrection from the dead. It is titled acts to emphasize that this book records the acts of the apostles through the work of the holy spirit. The high priests of the synagogues grew angry and jealous of stephen and accused him of blasphemy. History of niv bible the new international version project was started after a meeting in 1965 at trinity christian college in palos heights, illinois between the christian reformed church, national association of evangelicals, and a group of international scholars.
Here is a summary and overview of the book of acts. The acts of the apostles lives up to its actionpacked name. Home read the bible new international version acts. The book containing this chapter is anonymous but early. Acts 1 in the first book, o theophilus, i have dealt. As long as he acts on their behalf, he will call us to play an integral part in his.
Acts 4 1 the priests and the captain of the temple guard and the sadducees came up to peter and john while they were speaking to the people. The priests and the captain of the temple guard and the sadducees came up to peter and john while they were speaking to the people. Acts 4 the coming of the holy spirit 2 when f the day of pentecost arrived, they were all together in one place. Acts 1 new international version niv jesus taken up into heaven 1 in my former book, theophilus, i wrote about all that jesus began to do and to teach 2 until the day he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the holy spirit to the apostles he had chosen. Acts 4 and as they were speaking to the people, the. Acts bible book with full chapters new international. New international version niv bible pdf turnback to god. Acts 4 niv peter and john before the sanhedrin bible. When the day of pentecost came, they were all together in one place. Acts 4 niv bible the priests and the captain of the. This is the third in a series of three smallgroup bible study discussion guides luke 19, luke 1024 and selected portions of acts which explore the meaning of witness. They were greatly disturbed because the apostles were teaching the people, proclaiming in jesus the resurrection of. The book has been called the acts of the apostles, really a misnomer because acts has very little to say concerning most of the original twelve apostles. Chapterbychapter bible studies acts kathleendalton.
Acts tells the story of the early christian church, with particular emphasis on the ministry of the twelve apostles and of paul of tarsus. In acts chapter 4, the apostles began to face persecution for their works and teachings. And as they spake unto the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the sadducees, came upon them, 2. In this book we see the first mention of the dispensation of the holy spirit and jesus command to take his gospel to all the world. Acts 4 is the fourth chapter of the acts of the apostles in the new testament of the christian bible. The most popular bible verses from the chapter acts 4. When citing chapter or chapter and verse, abbreviate books of the bible unless they appear at the. I hope you enjoy the pictures, questions, and information in this quiz on the first five chapters. Acts 4, new international version niv the bible app. The book begins with the ascension of jesus and goes on through pauls jail time in rome, which opens his ministry to the church at rome. Acts 4 new international version niv peter and john before the sanhedrin. He appeared to them over a period of forty days and spoke about the kingdom of god.
Acts king james version kjv search the bible select a. Here is a quiz on the book of acts from the new testament. Acts niv jesus taken up into heaven in my bible gateway. Acts 1 jesus taken up into heaven 1 in my former book, theophilus, i wrote about all that jesus began to do and to teach 2 until the day he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the holy spirit to the apostles he had chosen. Use the menu to the left to select the book and chapter of the bible you want and. Acts 15 1 some men came down from judea to antioch and were teaching the brothers. Acts 4 the priests and the captain of the temple guard and the sadducees came up to peter and john while they were speaking to the people. Peters activities are described at some length, and john and philip are mentioned, but more than half of the book is about paul and his connection with the christian movement.
Acts 4 niv peter and john before the sanhedrin bible gateway. Unless you are circumcised, according to the custom taught by moses, you cannot be saved. Study guide for acts 4 by david guzik blue letter bible. A large portion of the acts is occupied by the discourses or sermons of various persons, the language and manner of which differ, and all of which will be found according to the persons by whom they were. Do not leave jerusalem, but wait for the gift my father promised, which. Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of acts in the bible new international version. Acts 4 new international version niv dramatized audio bible. It is by the name of jesus christ of nazareth, whom you crucified but whom god raised from the dead, that this man. Do not leave jerusalem, but wait for the gift my father promised, which you have heard me speak about. Acts of the apostles niv audio bible non dramatized. So paul and barnabas were appointed, along with some other believers, to go up to jerusalem to. Acts the promise of the holy spirit 1 in the first book, o a theophilus, i have dealt with all that jesus began b to do and teach, 2 until the day when c he was taken up, after he d had given commands e through the holy spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen.
Acts 2 niv bible when the day of pentecost came, they. Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting. Acts 1 in my former book, theophilus, i wrote about all that jesus began to do and to teach. Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other. One is simply to strengthen believers as witnesses to the work and life of jesus, both in history and in their lives. King james version kjv neither is there salvation in any other. Commentary on the book of acts bible study lessons. Librivox recording of the the acts of the apostles from the american standard version. Ajith fernando is national director of youth for christ in sri lanka and a bible expositor with a worldwide ministry. Acts 1 new international version niv jesus taken up into heaven. The new york bible society now biblica was selected to do the translation. Read this bible chapter online, click here to read.
A chapter by chapter bible study of the book of acts 2 acts the beautiful, amazing, powerful, weak, dysfunctional church table of contents scripture passage page 1. The book of acts new international commentary on the new testament. The book of acts focuses on the deeds of the apostles after jesus rose and ascended into heaven after a period of 40 days. Unless otherwise stated, quotations are from the new international version of the bible. The text and the audio for the niv are provided by the bible gateway and are. Acts chapter 7 deals with the defense of stephen, a disciple and deacon in the early church, who was moving among the people performing miracles and preaching. Acts chapter 4 kjv king james version i have asked myself how do i increase in love and the power.1489 1143 1502 132 1443 1105 379 1350 1504 672 136 868 1447 1216 1080 1522 933 148 156 1250 68 894 785 873 1218 1149 902 1301 68 707 346 267 1320 603 251 652 1005 928 670 1062 548 586 891 362 323 1023 1063