The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach,
it seemed fitting for me as well, having investigated everything carefully from the beginning, to write it out for you in consecutive order, most excellent Theophilus;
And He said to them, “What things?” And they said to Him, “The things about Jesus the Nazarene, who was a prophet mighty in deed and word in the sight of God and all the people,
Jesus was going throughout all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every kind of disease and every kind of sickness among the people.
the blind receive sight and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.
At that very time He cured many people of diseases and afflictions and evil spirits; and He gave sight to many who were blind.
Jesus answered them, “I showed you many good works from the Father; for which of them are you stoning Me?”
The high priest then questioned Jesus about His disciples, and about His teaching.
“Men of Israel, listen to these words: Jesus the Nazarene, a man attested to you by God with miracles and wonders and signs which God performed through Him in your midst, just as you yourselves know—
For you have been called for this purpose, since Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example for you to follow in His steps,
After these days Elizabeth his wife became pregnant, and she kept herself in seclusion for five months, saying,
When He began His ministry, Jesus Himself was about thirty years of age, being, as was supposed, the son of Joseph, the son of Eli,