The former treatise have I composed, O Theophilus, of all things which Jesus began both to do and to teach,
It seemed good to me also, having accurately traced all things from their first rise, to write unto thee in order, most noble Theophilus,
And he said to them, What things? And they said to him, Those concerning Jesus of Nazareth (who was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people,
And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of disease, and all manner of malady among the people.
The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk; the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear; the dead are raised, and the poor have the gospel preached to them: And happy is he, whosoever shall not be offended at me.
And in that hour he cured many of diseases and plagues, and of evil spirits, and to many that were blind he gave sight.
for which of those works do ye stone me?
Then the high priest asked Jesus of his disciples and of his doctrine.
Men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus of Nazareth, a man pointed out to you of God, by miracles, and wonders, and signs, which God wrought by him in the midst of you, as yourselves also know:
For even hereunto are ye called; for Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, that ye might follow his steps:
And Jesus was about thirty years of age, when he began his ministry, being, as was supposed, the son of Joseph, who was the son of Heli,