Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Saul was in hearty agreement with putting him to death.And on that day a great persecution began against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles.
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.
On the next day we left and came to
Caesarea, and entering the house of Philip the evangelist, who was one of the seven, we stayed with him.
These twelve Jesus sent out after instructing them: “Do not go in the way of the Gentiles, and do not enter any city of the Samaritans;
opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture he preached Jesus to him.
And every day, in the temple and from house to house, they kept right on teaching and preaching Jesus as the Christ.
and immediately he began to proclaim Jesus
in the synagogues, saying, “He is the Son of God.”
according to Paul’s custom, he went to them, and for three Sabbaths reasoned with them from the Scriptures,
The woman *said to Him, “I know that
Messiah is coming ( He who is called Christ); when that One comes, He will declare all things to us.”
1 Corinthians 1:23
but we preach
Christ crucified, to Jews a stumbling block and to Gentiles foolishness,
1 Corinthians 2:2
For I determined to know nothing among you except
Jesus Christ, and Him crucified.
1 Corinthians 3:11
For no man can lay a
foundation other than the one which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.
They went out of the city, and were coming to Him.