Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the next day we that were of Paul's company departed, and came unto Caesarea: and we entered into the house of Philip the evangelist, which was one of the seven; and abode with him.
When he had seen
the vision, immediately we sought to go into Macedonia, concluding that God had called us to preach the gospel to them.
We sailed from Philippi after the days of Unleavened Bread, and came to them at Troas within five days; and there we stayed seven days.
When it was decided that
we would sail for Italy, they proceeded to deliver Paul and some other prisoners to a centurion of the Augustan cohort named Julius.
At the end of three months we set sail on
an Alexandrian ship which had wintered at the island, and which had the Twin Brothers for its figurehead.
found himself at Azotus, and as he passed through he kept preaching the gospel to all the cities until he came to Caesarea.
the brethren learned of it, they brought him down to Caesarea and sent him away to Tarsus.
Now there was a man at
Caesarea named Cornelius, a centurion of what was called the Italian cohort,
When he had landed at
Caesarea, he went up and greeted the church, and went down to Antioch.
And he called to him two of the centurions and said, “Get two hundred soldiers ready by
the third hour of the night to proceed to Caesarea, with seventy horsemen and two hundred spearmen.”
The statement found approval with the whole
congregation; and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Spirit, and Philip, Prochorus, Nicanor, Timon, Parmenas and Nicolas, a proselyte from Antioch.
Philip went down to the city of Samaria and began proclaiming Christ to them.