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The Story of Paul

Acts 25:1-26:32 As a Roman citizen, Paul was supposed to get a fair trial. Instead he had to spend two years in prison. The Roman governor was called Festus. He said, “I think you should come to Caesarea.” So for the fourth time, Paul was put on trial. This time, his enemies were there with…
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The Story of Stephen

Acts 6:1-7:60 More and more people believed what the apostles were teaching. They wanted to find out about Jesus. They had chosen to follow Him. They had put Him first in their lives. As this happened, though, some practical problems came up. One problem was making sure some of the widows received their fair share…
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Story of Peter

Acts 12:1-17 More and more people listened and believed Jesus’ followers. This was sometimes very dangerous. The evil King Herod wanted to kill all the Christians. Many of the Christians were forced to run away. Some had to live in caves to meet secretly. Not everyone got away. Herod did catch Peter. Herod threw him…
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Acts Bible Study

Author: Luke Date: c. A.D. 65 Luke wrote the Book of Acts as a continuation of his history of the church. Volume one, which we know as the Gospel of Luke, tells about Jesus and the establishment of Christianity by his death and resurrection. Volume two, the Book of Acts, picks up with the ascension…
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