Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
for he was a good man, and full of the holy spirit and of faith: so that many converts were added to the church.
praising God, and showing benevolence to all the people. and the Lord encreased the church daily with new converts.
however, many who heard Peter's discourse, believed, to the number of about five thousand people.
did not venture to approach near them. the number of those who believed in the Lord, both men and women, increas'd more and more.
thus the word of God was spread; and the number of disciples encreased very much at Jerusalem; and a numerous body of priests embrac'd the faith.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I have planted, Apollos watered: but God gave the increase.
1 Thessalonians 1:5
since the gospel we preach'd, did not consist only of words, but was fully confirm'd by miracles and gifts of the holy spirit, you yourselves being witnesses, what we did among you and for you.
and all that dwelt at Lydda, and Saron, saw him, and became converts to the Lord.
wherefore my opinion is not to disquiet the Gentile converts: but only to write to them,
and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and partake of the inheritance of the saints, by believing on me."
1 Thessalonians 1:9
how successful our arrival was among you, and how you renounc'd your idols to serve the living and true God,
word of God made continual progress. and after Barnabas