Apostles, Given Miraculous Power
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Summoning His 12 disciples, He gave them authority over unclean spirits, to drive them out and to heal every disease and sickness.
He summoned the Twelve and began to send them out in pairs and gave them authority over unclean spirits.
And these signs will accompany those who believe: In My name they will drive out demons; they will speak in new languages;
Summoning the Twelve, He gave them power and authority over all the demons, and power to heal diseases. Then He sent them to proclaim the kingdom of God and to heal the sick.
The Seventy returned with joy, saying, “Lord, even the demons submit to us in Your name.”
Then they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in different languages, as the Spirit gave them ability for speech.
Many signs and wonders were being done among the people through the hands of the apostles. By common consent they would all meet in Solomon’s Colonnade. None of the rest dared to join them, but the people praised them highly. Believers were added to the Lord in increasing numbers—crowds of both men and women. read more.
As a result, they would carry the sick out into the streets and lay them on cots and mats so that when Peter came by, at least his shadow might fall on some of them. In addition, a large group came together from the towns surrounding Jerusalem, bringing sick people and those who were tormented by unclean spirits, and they were all healed.
The signs of an apostle were performed with great endurance among you—not only signs but also wonders and miracles.