1 The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen. 1 The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen. Acts 1:1 Introduction. 24 And they (AV)prayed and said, “You, Lord, who (AW)know the hearts of all people, show which one of these two You have chosen 25 to [w]occupy (AX)this ministry and (AY)apostleship from which Judas turned aside to go to his own place.” 26 And they [x](AZ)drew lots for them, and the lot fell [y]to (BA)Matthias; and he was added to (BB)the eleven apostles. See Acts 16:10, Acts 16:17; Acts 20:1-6; Acts 27; Acts 28. Acts 1:18 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 18 (Now this man acquired a field with the price of his wickedness, and falling headlong, he burst open in the middle and all his intestines gushed out. This Jesus, who (V)has been taken up from you into heaven, will (W)come in the same way as you have watched Him go into heaven.”. Cancel. 2 And he had James the brother of John put to death with a sword. Act 1:13 - When they arrived, they went upstairs to the room where they were staying. 8 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 as far as the remotest part of the earth.” New American Standard Bible (NASB), “It is not for you to know periods of time or appointed times which, Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, Matt 28:19f; Mark 16:15; John 20:21f; Acts 10:42, Matt 28:17; Mark 16:12, 14; Luke 24:34, 36; John 20:19, 26; 21:1, 14; 1 Cor 15:5-7, Matt 3:11; Mark 1:8; Luke 3:16; John 1:33; Acts 11:16, Matt 28:19; Mark 16:15; Rom 10:18; Col 1:23, Mark 14:15; Luke 22:12; Acts 9:37, 39; 20:8, Acts 2:42; 6:4; Rom 12:12; Eph 6:18; Col 4:2, John 21:23; Acts 6:3; 9:30; 10:23; 11:1, 12, 26, 29; 12:17; 14:2; 15:1, 3, 22, 23, 32f, 40; 16:2, 40; 17:6, 10, 14; 18:18, 27; 21:7, 17; 22:5; 28:14f; Rom 1:13, Matt 26:47; Mark 14:43; Luke 22:47; John 18:3, 1 Sam 16:7; Jer 17:10; Acts 15:8; Rom 8:27, Lev 16:8; Josh 14:2; 1 Sam 14:41f; Neh 10:34; 11:1; Prov 16:33, NASB, Thinline Bible, Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Single-Column Reference Bible, Wide Margin, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Thinline Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Zondervan NASB Study Bible, Red Letter Edition. Acts 3 New American Standard Bible: Par Healing the Lame Beggar 1 Now Peter and John were going up to the temple at the ninth hour, the hour of prayer. 1 The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen. Acts The Promise of the Holy Spirit 1 In the first book , O a Theophilus , I have dealt with all that Jesus began b to do and teach , 2 until the day when c he was taken up , after he d had given commands e through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen . As an eye-witness, he was well qualified to make a record of the leading events of the primitive church. The Book of Acts is clearly a sequel, a second volume to be read in conjunction with the first, the Book of Luke. 1 The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when He was taken up, after He had by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen (Acts 1:1-2, NASB). Acts 1:4 Or eating with; or lodging with; Acts 1:4 Lit the promise of the Father; Acts 1:5 Or in; Acts 1:5 Lit not long after these many days; Acts 1:10 Or heaven; Acts 1:11 Or heaven; Acts 1:12 Or hill; Acts 1:12 Or Olive Grove; Acts 1:12 I.e. 13 When they had entered the city, they went up to (Z)the upstairs room where they were staying, that is, (AA)Peter, John, [l]James, and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, [m]James the son of Alphaeus, Simon the Zealot, and (AB)Judas the [n]son of [o]James. The God of glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia, before he lived in Haran, 3 and said to him, ‘L EAVE YOUR COUNTRY AND YOUR RELATIVES , AND COME INTO THE LAND THAT I WILL SHOW YOU .’ 4 “Then he left the land of the Chaldeans and settled in Haran. 1The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen. 20 “For it is written in the book of Psalms: ‘(AO)May his residence be made desolate,And may there be none living in it’; 21 Therefore it is necessary that of the men who have accompanied us all the time that (AQ)the Lord Jesus went in and out [u]among us— 22 (AR)beginning [v]with the baptism of John until the day that He (AS)was taken up from us—one of these must become a (AT)witness with us of His resurrection.” 23 So they put forward two men, Joseph called Barsabbas (who was also called Justus), and (AU)Matthias. New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1971, 1977, 1995, 2020 by The Lockman Foundation. And as he was the companion of Paul, he had every opportunity of obtaining information about the great events of the gospel of Christ. Acts 1 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Introduction. Acts 1 - NAS: The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen. ? All rights reserved. 10 And as they were gazing intently into the sky while He was going, then behold, (T)two men in white clothing stood beside them, 11 and they said, “(U)Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into the sky? Acts 14 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Acceptance and Opposition. Acts 12 New American Standard Bible: Par Peter’s Arrest and Deliverance 1 Now about that time Herod the king laid hands on some who belonged to the church in order to mistreat them. 2K cubits, or approx 3/5 mile; Acts 1:13 Or Jacob; Acts 1:13 Or Jacob; Acts 1:13 Or brother; Acts 1:13 Or Jacob; Acts 1:15 Lit In these days Bible Language English. 17 For he was (AJ)counted among us and received his share in (AK)this ministry.” 18 (Now this man (AL)acquired a field with (AM)the price of his wickedness, and falling headlong, he burst open in the middle and all his intestines gushed out. Introduction. 3 To [c]these (G)He also presented Himself alive after His suffering, by many convincing proofs, appearing to them over a period of forty days and speaking of (H)things regarding the kingdom of God. Acts 1:4 Or eating with; or lodging with. Acts 1:1 : Luke 3:23. Tools. Acts 18 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Paul in Corinth. New American Standard Bible (NASB), “It is not for you to know periods of time or appointed times which, Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, Matt 28:19f; Mark 16:15; John 20:21f; Acts 10:42, Matt 28:17; Mark 16:12, 14; Luke 24:34, 36; John 20:19, 26; 21:1, 14; 1 Cor 15:5-7, Matt 3:11; Mark 1:8; Luke 3:16; John 1:33; Acts 11:16, Matt 28:19; Mark 16:15; Rom 10:18; Col 1:23, Mark 14:15; Luke 22:12; Acts 9:37, 39; 20:8, Acts 2:42; 6:4; Rom 12:12; Eph 6:18; Col 4:2, John 21:23; Acts 6:3; 9:30; 10:23; 11:1, 12, 26, 29; 12:17; 14:2; 15:1, 3, 22, 23, 32f, 40; 16:2, 40; 17:6, 10, 14; 18:18, 27; 21:7, 17; 22:5; 28:14f; Rom 1:13, Matt 26:47; Mark 14:43; Luke 22:47; John 18:3, 1 Sam 16:7; Jer 17:10; Acts 15:8; Rom 8:27, Lev 16:8; Josh 14:2; 1 Sam 14:41f; Neh 10:34; 11:1; Prov 16:33, NASB, Thinline Bible, Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Thinline Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, The Charles F. Stanley Life Principles Daily Bible, Paperback: Holy Bible, New American Standard Bible, NASB, Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, The Charles F. Stanley Life Principles Bible, Large Print: Large Print Edition. This Jesus, who (V)has been taken up from you into heaven, will (W)come in the same way as you have watched Him go into heaven.”. 20 “For it is written in the book of Psalms: ‘(AO)May his residence be made desolate,And may there be none living in it’; 21 Therefore it is necessary that of the men who have accompanied us all the time that (AQ)the Lord Jesus went in and out [u]among us— 22 (AR)beginning [v]with the baptism of John until the day that He (AS)was taken up from us—one of these must become a (AT)witness with us of His resurrection.” 23 So they put forward two men, Joseph called Barsabbas (who was also called Justus), and (AU)Matthias. 18 After these events Paul left Athens and went to Corinth. 13 When they had entered the city, they went up to (Z)the upstairs room where they were staying, that is, (AA)Peter, John, [l]James, and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, [m]James the son of Alphaeus, Simon the Zealot, and (AB)Judas the [n]son of [o]James. Acts 1:1-8 NASB - Introduction - The first account I - Bible Gateway. Main Menu. 2 And suddenly there came from heaven a noise like a violent rushing wind, and it filled the whole house where they were sitting. 2 But the Jews who [] disbelieved stirred up the [] minds of the Gentiles and embittered them against the brethren. 12 Then they (X)returned to Jerusalem from the [i](Y)mountain called [j]Olivet, which is near Jerusalem, a [k]Sabbath day’s journey away. New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1971, 1977, 1995, 2020 by The Lockman Foundation. Acts 2:4 Cross references: Acts 1:1 : Luke 1:3. Those present were Peter, John, James and Andrew; Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew; James son of Alphaeus and Simon the Zealot, and Judas son of James. Therefore it is necessary that of the men who have accompanied us all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us— Introduction. 19 And it became known to all the residents of Jerusalem; as a result that field was called Hakeldama in (AN)their own language, that is, Field of Blood.) Introduction - The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen. 4 [d]Gathering them together, He commanded them (I)not to leave Jerusalem, but to wait for [e](J)what the Father had promised, “Which,” He said, “you heard of from Me; 5 for (K)John baptized [f]with water, but you will be baptized [g]with the Holy Spirit [h](L)not many days from now.”, 6 So, when they had come together, they began asking Him, saying, “Lord, (M)is it at this time that You are restoring the kingdom to Israel?” 7 But He said to them, “It is not for you to know periods of time or appointed times which (N)the Father has set by His own authority; 8 but you will receive power (O)when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be (P)My witnesses both in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and (Q)Samaria, and as far as (R)the remotest part of the earth.”, 9 And after He had said these things, (S)He was lifted up while they were watching, and a cloud took Him up, out of their sight. All rights reserved. 4 [d]Gathering them together, He commanded them (I)not to leave Jerusalem, but to wait for [e](J)what the Father had promised, “Which,” He said, “you heard of from Me; 5 for (K)John baptized [f]with water, but you will be baptized [g]with the Holy Spirit [h](L)not many days from now.”, 6 So, when they had come together, they began asking Him, saying, “Lord, (M)is it at this time that You are restoring the kingdom to Israel?” 7 But He said to them, “It is not for you to know periods of time or appointed times which (N)the Father has set by His own authority; 8 but you will receive power (O)when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be (P)My witnesses both in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and (Q)Samaria, and as far as (R)the remotest part of the earth.”, 9 And after He had said these things, (S)He was lifted up while they were watching, and a cloud took Him up, out of their sight. Paul in Thessalonica - Now when they had traveled through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews. Acts 1 Acts 1. 24 And they (AV)prayed and said, “You, Lord, who (AW)know the hearts of all people, show which one of these two You have chosen 25 to [w]occupy (AX)this ministry and (AY)apostleship from which Judas turned aside to go to his own place.” 26 And they [x](AZ)drew lots for them, and the lot fell [y]to (BA)Matthias; and he was added to (BB)the eleven apostles. 1 The first account I 1 composed, a Theophilus, about all that Jesus b began to do and teach, Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . 15 [q]At this time Peter stood up among (AG)the brothers and sisters (a group of about 120 [r]people was there together), and said, 16 “[s]Brothers, (AH)the Scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit foretold by the mouth of David concerning Judas, (AI)who became a guide to those who arrested Jesus. 1 The first account I [a]composed, (A)Theophilus, about all that Jesus (B)began to do and teach, 2 until the day when He (C)was taken up to heaven, after He (D)had given orders [b]by the Holy Spirit to (E)the apostles whom He had (F)chosen. Acts 1:5 Or in. 2 And he had James the brother of John put to death with a sword. Par . So they put forward two men, Joseph called Barsabbas (who was also called Justus), and Matthias. The "NASB," "NAS," "New American Standard Bible," and "New American Standard" trademarks are registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by The Lockman Foundation. Act 11:1 - Now the apostles and the brethren who were throughout Judea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God. Now it was during the days of Unleavened Bread. Acts 1:4 Lit the promise of the Father. Acts 1:22 beginning with the baptism of John until the day that He was taken up from us-- one of these must become a witness with us of His resurrection." This summary of the book of Acts provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Acts. New American Standard Bible. 12 Then they (X)returned to Jerusalem from the [i](Y)mountain called [j]Olivet, which is near Jerusalem, a [k]Sabbath day’s journey away. Introduction. Acts 1:8 NASB1995. The "NASB," "NAS," "New American Standard Bible," and "New American Standard" trademarks are registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by The Lockman Foundation. Acts 2 New American Standard Bible: Par The Day of Pentecost 1 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. Acts 1 The Promise of the Holy Spirit. 3 When he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest Peter also. 14 All these (AC)were continually devoting themselves with one [p]mind to prayer, along with (AD)the women, and Mary the (AE)mother of Jesus, and with His (AF)brothers. Act 1:1: The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, : Act 1:2: until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen. Acts 1:8 New American Standard Bible (NASB). Acts 1:10 Or heaven. Acts 1:11 Or heaven. 1 The first account I [a]composed, (A)Theophilus, about all that Jesus (B)began to do and teach, 2 until the day when He (C)was taken up to heaven, after He (D)had given orders [b]by the Holy Spirit to (E)the apostles whom He had (F)chosen. 17 For he was (AJ)counted among us and received his share in (AK)this ministry.” 18 (Now this man (AL)acquired a field with (AM)the price of his wickedness, and falling headlong, he burst open in the middle and all his intestines gushed out. 1 The high priest said, “Are these things so?” 2 And he said, “Hear me, brethren and fathers! 1 Now about that time Herod the king laid hands on some who belonged to the church in order to mistreat them. 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.” NASB1995: New American Standard Bible - NASB 1995 . 2 And he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus having recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had commanded all the Jews to leave Rome. 14 All these (AC)were continually devoting themselves with one [p]mind to prayer, along with (AD)the women, and Mary the (AE)mother of Jesus, and with His (AF)brothers. Acts 1 The Promise of the Holy Spirit 1 In my first book [ a ] I told you, Theophilus, about everything Jesus began to do and teach 2 until the day he was taken up to heaven after giving his chosen apostles further instructions through the Holy Spirit. Sign up for the Verse of the Day. Acts 1 - The first account I *composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, Copy Options. 3 To [c]these (G)He also presented Himself alive after His suffering, by many convincing proofs, appearing to them over a period of forty days and speaking of (H)things regarding the kingdom of God. Version. 10 And as they were gazing intently into the sky while He was going, then behold, (T)two men in white clothing stood beside them, 11 and they said, “(U)Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into the sky? 14 In Iconium they entered the synagogue of the Jews together, and spoke in such a manner that a large number of people believed, both of Jews and of Greeks. Acts 1:5 Lit not long after these many days. Cite Share Print BLB Searches. Acts 2:1 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. 19 And it became known to all the residents of Jerusalem; as a result that field was called Hakeldama in (AN)their own language, that is, Field of Blood.) 1 The first account I [] composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had given orders [] by the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom He had chosen. 15 [q]At this time Peter stood up among (AG)the brothers and sisters (a group of about 120 [r]people was there together), and said, 16 “[s]Brothers, (AH)the Scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit foretold by the mouth of David concerning Judas, (AI)who became a guide to those who arrested Jesus. Acts 1 . Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox.