The first narrative I made, O Theophilus, concerning all things that Jesus began both to do and to teach,
it seemed good to me also, having traced all things accurately from the first, to write to you an orderly account, most noble Theophilus;
And He said to them, "What things?" And they said to Him, "The things concerning Jesus the Nazarene, who was a Prophet, mighty in deed and word, before God and all the people:
And Jesus was going about in all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the Gospel of the Kingdom, and healing every disease and every sickness among the people.
the blind receive sight, and the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised, and the poor have the Gospel proclaimed to them.
In that hour He cured many of diseases, and plagues, and evil spirits; and to many blind He bestowed sight.
Jesus answered them, "Many good works did I show you from My Father; for which of those works do ye stone Me?"
The high priest, therefore, asked Jesus concerning His disciples, and concerning His teaching.
"Men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus, the Nazarene, a man accredited from God to you by miracles, and wonders, and signs, which God did through Him in the midst of you, even as ye yourselves know;
For to this were ye called, because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, that ye should follow His steps;
and, after these days, Elizabeth his wife conceived; and she hid herself five months, saying,
And Jesus Himself, when beginning His ministry, was about thirty years old, being, as was supposed, the Son of Joseph, the son of Heli,