Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.
When they heard this, they were stung to the heart, and they said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, "Brothers, what shall we do?"
When the people heard Philip and saw the signs that he showed they were all interested in what he had to say,
When the heathen heard this they were delighted, and praised God's message, and all who were destined for eternal life believed,
"Believe in the Lord Jesus," they said, "and you and your household will be saved!"
"The Kingdom of Heaven is like a hoard of money, buried in a field, which a man found, and buried again. And he was overjoyed, and went and sold everything he had and bought the field.
and yet what must have tried you in my physical condition, you did not scorn and despise, but you welcomed me like an angel of God, like Christ Jesus himself.
1 Thessalonians 1:6
And you followed the example set by us and by the Lord, for though our message brought you great trouble, you welcomed it with joy inspired by the holy Spirit,
Peter said to them, "You must repent, and every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ, in order to have your sins forgiven; then you will receive the gift of the holy Spirit,
constantly praising God and respected by all the people. And every day the Lord added people who were saved to their number.
It was at that time that Peter got up among the brothers??here were about a hundred and twenty persons present??nd said,
But many of those who had heard what they said believed it, and their number grew to be about five thousand.
Simon answered, "Master, we worked all night and caught nothing, but as you tell me to do it, I will put down the nets."
I tell you, whoever believes in me will do such things as I do, and things greater yet, because I am going to the Father.