Acts of the Apostles
|Jerusalem|| returned to Jerusalem.
constantly in prayer
|Matthias chosen by lot over Joseph Barsabbas (also Justus) to replace Judas|
|Pentecost|| divided tongues of fire rest on them.
they are filled with the Holy Spirit & everyone hears them speaking in their own language. 3000 added to their numbers that day
|one day||temple|| man (over 40 yrs old) crippled from birth healed by Peter.
they all go to Solomons colonnade
|Solomons colonnade|| Peter preaches to the crowd.
Peter & John arrested. warned then released.
|their meeting place|| they pray and the place is shaken.
they were filled with the Holy Spirit
|Joseph called Barnabas, a Levite from Cyprus sold a field and gave the money to the apostles.|
| Ananias and Sapphira sell property and give only part to the apostles.
they both fall dead.
|Solomon colonnade||they used to meet together in Solomon colonnade & the sick were brought to them to be healed|
| apostles arrested.
angel released them and orders them to preach in the temple courts.
| apostles brought to Sanhedrin.
flogged then released.
|in those days when their numbers were increasing||Grecian Jews complain against Hebraic Jews that their widows were being overlooked in food distribution|
|Stephen (full of Holy Spirit), Phillip, Procorus, Nicanor, Timon, Parmenas, & Nicolas (a convert to Judaism) from Antioch put in charge of food distribution|
| Synagogue of the Libertines persuade men to say they heard Stephen blaspheme.
Stephen seized, taken to Sanhedrin, then stoned in Sauls presence.
| Apostles scattered.
Saul begins to destroy the church.
|Samaria|| Philip goes to Samaria.
Many are baptised
|Samaria|| Peter and John sent from Jerusalem to Samaria.
Simon the sorcerer offers Peter money for the ability to give the Holy Spirit. Peter and John return to Jerusalem.
|desert road from Jerusalem to Gaza|| Philip baptizes Ethiopian eunuch on desert road from Jerusalem to Gaza.
Spirit takes Philip away
|Philip appears at Azotus and travels around to Caesarea|
|Damascus|| Saul sees vision of Jesus on road to Damascus.
Becomes blind. Ananias heals him. Saul is baptised.
|Damascus||Saul escapes over wall of Damascus and goes to Jerusalem.|
|Jerusalem|| Barnabas takes him to disciples.
Saul preaches boldly.
| Grecian Jews try to kill Saul.
the brothers take Saul to Caesarea and sent him off to Tarsus. Time of peace for church in Judea.
|Lydda (near Joppa)|| Peter heals Aeneas the paralytic.
those in Lydda and Sharon turn to the Lord
|Joppa|| Tabitha (Dorcas) the disciple dies.
Peter raises her. Many believed. Peter stayed for some time with Simon the Tanner
|Caesarea|| Cornelius the Centurion sees an angel.
sends his servants to fetch Peter from Joppa.
|Joppa|| Peter has 'kill and eat' vision 3 times.
servants from Cornelius arrive. Peter goes with them.
|Caesarea||Peter preaches the message to Cornelius, his relatives, & close friends and the Holy Spirit came on all.|
|Jerusalem|| circumcised believes criticize Peter.
Peter tells them of the visions the Holy Spirit coming upon them. They give no further objections.
|Antioch|| Some of the scattered apostles (from Cyprus and Cyrene) in Antioch began to preach to the Greeks.
Jerusalem sent Barnabas to Antioch He encouraged them. Disciples first called 'Christians' at Antioch.
|Antioch|| Barnabas fetches Saul from Tarsus.
They remain in Antioch for a whole year.
|Antioch||The prophet Agabus went from Jerusalem to Antioch and predicted a severe famine over the whole Roman world.|