Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Saul was consenting to his death. And on that day a great persecution arose against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the region of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles.
And the statement pleased 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 and commanded them: "Do not go among the Gentiles, or enter any town of the Samaritans.
Then Philip opened his mouth, and beginning with this scripture he told him the good news of Jesus.
And every day, in the temple and from house to house, they never stopped teaching and preaching Jesus as the Christ.
And immediately he began to proclaim Jesus in the synagogues, saying, "He is the Son of God."
And Paul went in, as was his custom, and for three weeks he reasoned with them from the scriptures,
The woman said to him, "I know that Messiah is coming" (who is called Christ). "When he comes, he will tell us all things."
1 Corinthians 1:23
but we preach Christ crucified, to Jews a stumbling block and to Gentiles foolishness,
1 Corinthians 2:2
For I resolved to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ, and him crucified.
1 Corinthians 3:11
For no other foundation can any one lay than the one which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.
They went out of the city and came to him.