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And, being assembled together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father, which, saith he, ye have heard of me.
Being assembled together
Not by all the people, but by witnesses marked out before by God, even by us, who took food and drink with him after he came back from the dead.
And because, for joy and wonder, they were still in doubt, he said to them, Have you any food here?
And now I will send to you what my father has undertaken to give you, but do not go from the town, till the power from heaven comes to you.
And so, being lifted up to the right hand of God, and having the Father's word that the Holy Spirit would come, he has sent this thing, which now you see and have knowledge of.
Because it is not you who say the words, but the Spirit of your Father in you.
If, then, you who are evil are able to give good things to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give the Holy Spirit to those who make request to him?
For the Holy Spirit will make clear to you in that very hour what to say.
This he said of the Spirit which would be given to those who had faith in him: the Spirit had not been given then, because the glory of Jesus was still to come.
And I will make prayer to the Father and he will give you another Helper to be with you for ever,
When the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father even the Spirit of true knowledge who comes from the Father--he will give witness about me;
But what I am saying is true: my going is for your good: for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you; but if I go, I will send him to you.
And when he had said this, breathing on them, he said to them, Let the Holy Spirit come on you: