Receiving The Spirit
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When he had said this, he breathed on them and told them, "Receive the Holy Spirit.
But you'll receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you, and you'll be my witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth."
Now he said this about the Spirit, whom those who were believing in him were to receive, because the Spirit was not yet present and Jesus had not yet been glorified.
He has been exalted to the right hand of God, has received from the Father the promised Holy Spirit, and has caused you to experience what you are seeing and hearing.
Peter answered them, "Every one of you must repent and be baptized in the name of Jesus the Messiah for the forgiveness of your sins. Then you will receive the Holy Spirit as a gift.
This happened in order that the blessing promised to Abraham would come to the gentiles through the Messiah Jesus, so that we might receive the promised Spirit through faith.
I want to learn only one thing from you: Did you receive the Spirit by doing the actions of the Law or by believing what you heard?
- Apostles, Function In Early Church
- Baptism Of The Holy Spirit
- Gift Of The Holy Spirit
- Grace, And Holy Spirit
- Mission, Of The Church
- Peter, Preacher And Teacher
- Promises Of The Holy Spirit
- Sending Of The Holy Spirit
- Signs Of Repentance
- Symbols of the Holy Spirit
- The Effects Of Faith