Thematic Bible

Acts 11:1 (show verse)

And the apostles and brethren that were in Judea heard that the Gentiles had also received the word of God.

Acts 11:2 (show verse)

And when Peter was come up to Jerusalem, they that were of the circumcision contended with him,

Acts 11:3 (show verse)

Saying, You went in to men uncircumcised, and did eat with them.

Acts 11:4 (show verse)

But Peter reviewed the matter from the beginning, and expounded it in order unto them, saying,

Acts 11:5 (show verse)

I was in the city of Joppa praying: and in a trance I saw a vision, a certain vessel descending, as it had been a great sheet, let down from heaven by four corners; and it came even to me:

Acts 11:6 (show verse)

Upon which when I had fastened my eyes, I considered, and saw four-footed animals of the earth, and wild beasts, and reptiles, and fowls of the air.

Acts 11:7 (show verse)

And I heard a voice saying unto me, Arise, Peter; slay and eat.

Acts 11:8 (show verse)

But I said, Not so, Lord: for nothing common or unclean has at any time entered into my mouth.

Acts 11:9 (show verse)

But the voice answered me again from heaven, What God has cleansed, that call not you common.

Acts 11:10 (show verse)

And this was done three times: and all were drawn up again into heaven.

Acts 11:11 (show verse)

And, behold, immediately there were three men already come unto the house where I was, sent from Caesarea unto me.

Acts 11:12 (show verse)

And the Spirit bade me go with them, nothing doubting. Moreover these six brethren accompanied me, and we entered into the man's house:

Acts 11:13 (show verse)

And he showed us how he had seen an angel in his house, who stood and said unto him, Send men to Joppa, and call for Simon, whose surname is Peter;

Acts 11:14 (show verse)

Who shall tell you words, by which you and all your house shall be saved.

Acts 11:15 (show verse)

And as I began to speak, the Holy Spirit fell on them, as on us at the beginning.

Acts 11:16 (show verse)

Then remembered I the word of the Lord, how he said, John indeed baptized with water; but you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit.

Acts 11:17 (show verse)

If then God gave them the same gift as he did unto us, who believed on the Lord Jesus Christ; who was I, that I could withstand God?

Acts 11:18 (show verse)

When they heard these things, they held their peace, and glorified God, saying, Then has God also to the Gentiles granted repentance unto life.

Acts 11:19 (show verse)

Now they who were scattered abroad upon the persecution that arose about Stephen traveled as far as Phoenicia, and Cyprus, and Antioch, preaching the word to none but unto the Jews only.

Acts 11:20 (show verse)

And some of them were men of Cyprus and Cyrene, who, when they were come to Antioch, spoke unto the Greeks, preaching the Lord Jesus.

Acts 11:21 (show verse)

And the hand of the Lord was with them: and a great number believed, and turned unto the Lord.

Acts 11:22 (show verse)

Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch.

Acts 11:23 (show verse)

Who, when he came, and had seen the grace of God, was glad, and exhorted them all, that with purpose of heart they would cling unto the Lord.

Acts 11:24 (show verse)

For he was a good man, and full of the Holy Spirit and of faith: and many people were added unto the Lord.

Acts 11:25 (show verse)

Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, to seek Saul:

Acts 11:26 (show verse)

And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioch. And it came to pass, that for a whole year they assembled themselves with the church, and taught many people. And the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch.

Acts 11:27 (show verse)

And in these days came prophets from Jerusalem unto Antioch.

Acts 11:28 (show verse)

And there stood up one of them named Agabus, and signified by the Spirit that there should be great famine throughout all the world: which came to pass in the days of Claudius Caesar.

Acts 11:29 (show verse)

Then the disciples, every man according to his ability, determined to send relief unto the brethren who dwelt in Judea:

Acts 11:30 (show verse)

Which also they did, and sent it to the elders by the hands of Barnabas and Saul.