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.
As soon as he had this vision, we made efforts to get on to Macedonia, concluding that God had called us to tell them the good news.
while we sailed from Philippi after the festival of Unleavened Bread, and joined them at Troas five days later. There we stayed a week.
When it was decided that we were to sail for Italy, Paul and some other prisoners were turned over to an officer of the Imperial regiment, named Julius.
Three months later, we sailed on an Alexandrian ship named the Dioscuri, which had wintered at the island.
while Philip found himself at Ashdod and went on telling the good news in all the towns all the way to Caesarea.
When the brothers found this out, they took him down to Caesarea, and sent him away to Tarsus.
There was at Caesarea a man named Cornelius, a captain in what was known as the Italian regiment.
When he reached Caesarea, he went up to Jerusalem and paid his respects to the church, and then went on to Antioch.
Then he called in two of his officers and said to them, "Get two hundred men ready to march to Caesarea, with seventy mounted men and two hundred spear-men, by nine o'clock tonight."
This plan met the approval of the whole body, and they selected Stephen, a man full of faith and of the holy Spirit, with Philip, Prochorus, Nicanor, Timon, Parmenas, and Nicholas of Antioch, who had been a convert to Judaism.
Philip reached the city of Samaria, and proclaimed the Christ to them.