Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Saul was consenting unto his death. And there arose on that day a great persecution against the church which was in Jerusalem; and they were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judaea and Samaria, except the apostles.
And the saying pleased the whole multitude: and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Spirit, and Philip, and Prochorus, and Nicanor, and Timon, and Parmenas, and Nicolaus a proselyte of Antioch;
And on the morrow we departed, and came unto Caesarea: and entering into the house of Philip the evangelist, who was one of the seven, we abode with him.
These twelve Jesus sent forth, and charged them, saying, Go not into any way of the Gentiles, and enter not into any city of the Samaritans:
And Philip opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture, preached unto him Jesus.
And every day, in the temple and at home, they ceased not to teach and to preach Jesus as the Christ.
And straightway in the synagogues he proclaimed Jesus, that he is the Son of God.
and Paul, as his custom was, went in unto them, and for three sabbath days reasoned with them from the Scriptures,
The woman saith unto him, I know that Messiah cometh (he that is called Christ): when he is come, he will declare unto us all things.
1 Corinthians 1:23
but we preach Christ crucified, unto Jews a stumblingblock, and unto Gentiles foolishness;
1 Corinthians 2:2
For I determined not to know anything among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.
1 Corinthians 3:11
For other foundation can no man lay than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.
They went out of the city, and were coming to him.