I composed the first discourse, O Theophilus, concerning all things which Jesus began both to do and to teach,
it has seemed good to me also, accurately acquainted from the origin with all things, to write to thee with method, most excellent Theophilus,
And he said to them, What things? And they said to him, The things concerning Jesus the Nazaraean, who was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people;
And Jesus went round the whole of Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the glad tidings of the kingdom, and healing every disease and every bodily weakness among the people.
Blind men see and lame walk; lepers are cleansed, and deaf hear; and dead are raised, and poor have glad tidings preached to them:
In that hour he healed many of diseases and plagues and evil spirits, and to many blind he granted sight.
Jesus answered them, Many good works have I shewn you of my Father; for which work of them do ye stone me?
The high priest therefore demanded of Jesus concerning his disciples and concerning his doctrine.
Men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus the Nazaraean, a man borne witness to by God to you by works of power and wonders and signs, which God wrought by him in your midst, as yourselves know
For to this have ye been called; for Christ also has suffered for you, leaving you a model that ye should follow in his steps:
And Jesus himself was beginning to be about thirty years old; being as was supposed son of Joseph; of Eli,