The Acts of the Apostles
INTRODUCTION
"And everyday everywhere they kept on teaching and preaching Jesus as The Christ"
  (Acts 5:42)

J. Deering, AncientPath.net



Introduction
Chapter 1 - The 50 days from Passover to Pentecost
     A.  The Birth of the Church (1-2)
          1.  Ascension

I.  Rejection
Chapter 2:1-8:3
By the Jews and proselytes (in Judaea)
The Church Established
Jerusalem - 29 A.D.
     A.  The Birth of the Church (1-2)
          2.  Pentecost
     B.  Growth Through Testamony (3-7)
          1.  Gate Beautiful
          2.  Arrest
          3.  Lie
          4.  Deacons
          5.  Stephen

II.  Transition
Chapter 8:4-12:25
From Jews and proselytes to Gentiles (from Judaea)
The Church Scattered
Judea and Sameria - 33 A.D.
     A.  Persecution and Conversion (8-9)
     B.  Gentiles:  Cornelius and Peter (10-11)
     C.  Herod Agrippa (12)

III.  Expansion
Chapter 13-28
Among the Gentiles (to the uttermost)
The Church Extended
The Ends of the Earth - 45 A.D. through 62 A.D.
     A.  Paul's First Journey (13-14)
          1.  Antioch
          2.  Lystera
     B.  Paul's 2nd Journey (15:36 - 18:22)
          1.  Council of Jerusalem
          2.  Philippi
          3.  Athens
          4.  Corinth
     C.  Paul's 3rd Journey (18:23 - 35)
          1.  Corinth Cont'.
          2.  Ephesus
          3.  Farewell
     D.  Jerusalem (20:26 - 26:32)
          1.  Paul's Arrest
          2.  The Defense
          3.  The Plot
          4.  Felix
          5.  Festus
          6.  Herod Agrippa II
     E.  Rome (27-28)
          1.  The Voyage
          2.  To Rome


2012-11-21