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How lovely on the mountains Are the feet of him who brings good news, Who announces peace And brings good news of happiness, Who announces salvation, And says to Zion, "Your God reigns!"
But He said to them, "I must preach the kingdom of God to the other cities also, for I was sent for this purpose."
And every day, in the temple and from house to house, they kept right on teaching and preaching Jesus as the Christ.
But when they believed Philip preaching the good news about the kingdom of God and the name of Jesus Christ, they were being baptized, men and women alike.
How will they preach unless they are sent? Just as it is written, "HOW BEAUTIFUL ARE THE FEET OF THOSE WHO BRING GOOD NEWS OF GOOD THINGS!"
to be a minister of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles, ministering as a priest the gospel of God, so that my offering of the Gentiles may become acceptable, sanctified by the Holy Spirit.
Philip went down to the city of Samaria and began proclaiming Christ to them.
After there had been much debate, Peter stood up and said to them, "Brethren, you know that in the early days God made a choice among you, that by my mouth the Gentiles would hear the word of the gospel and believe.
For Christ did not send me to baptize, but to preach the gospel, not in cleverness of speech, so that the cross of Christ would not be made void.
Now I make known to you, brethren, the gospel which I preached to you, which also you received, in which also you stand,
not boasting beyond our measure, that is, in other men's labors, but with the hope that as your faith grows, we will be, within our sphere, enlarged even more by you,
"And He ordered us to preach to the people, and solemnly to testify that this is the One who has been appointed by God as Judge of the living and the dead.
Again the next day John was standing with two of his disciples,
"When the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, that is the Spirit of truth who proceeds from the Father, He will testify about Me,
but you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth."
"This Jesus God raised up again, to which we are all witnesses.
And according to Paul's custom, he went to them, and for three Sabbaths reasoned with them from the Scriptures,
What was from the beginning, what we have heard, what we have seen with our eyes, what we have looked at and touched with our hands, concerning the Word of Life--
for "WHOEVER WILL CALL ON THE NAME OF THE LORD WILL BE SAVED."
Now after John had been taken into custody, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of God,
"Therefore let it be known to you, brethren, that through Him forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you,
and after he brought them out, he said, "Sirs, what must I do to be saved?"
through whom we have received grace and apostleship to bring about the obedience of faith among all the Gentiles for His name's sake,
So, being sent out by the Holy Spirit, they went down to Seleucia and from there they sailed to Cyprus.
They passed through Pisidia and came into Pamphylia.
A vision appeared to Paul in the night: a man of Macedonia was standing and appealing to him, and saying, "Come over to Macedonia and help us."
Now after this the Lord appointed seventy others, and sent them in pairs ahead of Him to every city and place where He Himself was going to come.
And He summoned the twelve and began to send them out in pairs, and gave them authority over the unclean spirits;
Then immediately the brethren sent Paul out to go as far as the sea; and Silas and Timothy remained there.
But you, be sober in all things, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, fulfill your ministry.
And the Lord said to Paul in the night by a vision, "Do not be afraid any longer, but go on speaking and do not be silent;
And he stayed two full years in his own rented quarters and was welcoming all who came to him,
Until I come, give attention to the public reading of Scripture, to exhortation and teaching.
preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with great patience and instruction.
For we are not like many, peddling the word of God, but as from sincerity, but as from God, we speak in Christ in the sight of God.
For our proud confidence is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and godly sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you.
For our exhortation does not come from error or impurity or by way of deceit;
Having so fond an affection for you, we were well-pleased to impart to you not only the gospel of God but also our own lives, because you had become very dear to us.
"I have coveted no one's silver or gold or clothes.
and we toil, working with our own hands; when we are reviled, we bless; when we are persecuted, we endure;
Are they servants of Christ?--I speak as if insane--I more so; in far more labors, in far more imprisonments, beaten times without number, often in danger of death.
except that the Holy Spirit solemnly testifies to me in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions await me.
and pray on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,
They took his advice; and after calling the apostles in, they flogged them and ordered them not to speak in the name of Jesus, and then released them.
The crowd rose up together against them, and the chief magistrates tore their robes off them and proceeded to order them to be beaten with rods.
Then all the city was provoked, and the people rushed together, and taking hold of Paul they dragged him out of the temple, and immediately the doors were shut.
but after we had already suffered and been mistreated in Philippi, as you know, we had the boldness in our God to speak to you the gospel of God amid much opposition.
I am telling the truth in Christ, I am not lying, my conscience testifies with me in the Holy Spirit,
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