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FURTHER VERSES FROM THE BOOK OF ACTS CONCERNING THE GOSPEL.

 

PETER'S PREACHING:

 

Acts 10: Peter preaches to Cornelius and his household (Gentiles).

 

verse 42: “....he is the one whom God appointed as judge of the living and the dead “

 

verse 43: “.... everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name “

 

Acts 11: Peter explains his actions to the apostles.

 

verse 18: “ So then, God has granted even the Gentiles repentance unto life.”

 

Acts 15: Peter at the Council of Elders at Jerusalem.

 

verse 11: “We believe it is through the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ that we are saved, just as they are.“ (Peter referring to the Gentiles, following his encounter with Cornelius.)

 

PAUL'S PREACHING:

 

Acts 13: to the Jews at Psidian Antioch.

 

verses 38 and 39 “ Therefore, my brothers, I want you to know that through Jesus the forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you. Through him everyone who believes is justified from everything you could not be justified from by the law of Moses. “

 

Acts 16: to the jailer and his family at Philippi.

 

verse 31  “ Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved - you and your household.

 

Acts 17: Paul speaking in Athens.

verse 18  " ...Paul was preaching the good news about Jesus and the resurrection.

 

verses 30 and 31 “In the past God overlooked such ignorance, but now he commands all people everywhere to repent. For he has set a day when he will judge the world with justice by the man he has appointed. He has given proof of all this to men by raising him from the dead.

 

Acts 20: Paul speaking to the Ephesian Elders.

 

verse 21 “ I have declared to both Jews and Greeks that they must turn to God in repentance and have faith in our Lord Jesus.

 

verse 24 Paul describes his task: “ ...the task the Lord Jesus has given me -the task of testifying to the gospel of God's grace.

 

Acts 24: Paul's trial before Felix.

 

verse 15 “ and I have the same hope in God as these men, that there will be a resurrection of both the righteous and the wicked.

 

Acts 26: Paul describes Jesus' commission to him, before King Agrippa.

 

verse 17  "I will rescue you from your own people and from the Gentiles. I am sending you to them to open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God , so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.

 

verse 20 “ First to those in Damascus, then to those in Jesusalem and in all Judea, and to the Gentiles also, I preached that they should repent and turn to God and prove their repentance by their deeds.

 

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