Paul is greeted by James in Jerusalem

Acts 21:17-23a

James’ advice to Paul  Acts 21:17-26 ESV When we had come to Jerusalem, the brothers received us gladly. 18 On the following day Paul went in with us to James, and all the elders were present. 19 After greeting them, he related one by one the things that God had done among the Gentiles through his…

Paul is greeted by James in Jerusalem

Acts 21:15-16

Paul arrives in Jerusalem  Acts 21:7-16 ESV 7 When we had finished the voyage from Tyre, we arrived at Ptolemais, and we greeted the brothers and stayed with them for one day. 8 On the next day we departed and came to Caesarea, and we entered the house of Philip the evangelist, who was one of…

Agabus' Prophecy to Paul

Acts 21:10-14

New Covenant Prophets Acts 21:10-14 ESV 10 While we were staying for many days, a prophet named Agabus came down from Judea. 11  And coming to us, he took Paul’s belt and bound his own feet and hands and said, “Thus says the Holy Spirit, ‘This is how the Jews at Jerusalem will bind the man…

Paul at Miletus

Acts 21:4-9

Paul Drawing Nearer to Jerusalem Acts 21:4-9 ESV And when we had parted from them and set sail, we came by a straight course to Cos, and the next day to Rhodes, and from there to Patara. 2 And having found a ship crossing to Phoenicia, we went aboard and set sail. 3 When we had come…

Paul at Miletus

Acts 20:36-21:4

Paul’s Departure for Jerusalem Acts 20:36-21:4 ESV And when he had said these things, he knelt down and prayed with them all. And there was much weeping on the part of all; they embraced Paul and kissed him, being sorrowful most of all because of the word he had spoken, that they would not see his face…

Paul at Miletus

Acts 20:31-35

Paul’s Address to the Elders at Miletus… continued Acts 20:31-35 ESV Therefore be alert, remembering that for three years I did not cease night or day to admonish every one with tears. 32 And now I commend you to God and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up and to…

Paul at Miletus

Acts 20:26-30

Paul’s Address to the Elders at Miletus Acts 20:26-30 ESV Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole counsel of God. 28 Pay careful attention to yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy…

Paul at Miletus

Acts 20:24-26

Paul’s Address to the Elders at Miletus Acts 19:24-26 ESV But I do not account my life of any value nor as precious to myself, if only I may finish my course and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of the grace of God. 25 And now, behold,…

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Acts 20:12-23

God’s Comfort Acts 20:13-23 ESV 13 But going ahead to the ship, we set sail for Assos, intending to take Paul aboard there, for so he had arranged, intending himself to go by land. 14 And when he met us at Assos, we took him on board and went to Mitylene. 15 And sailing from there…

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Acts 20:5-12

God’s Comfort Acts 20:5-12 ESV These went on ahead and were waiting for us at Troas, but we sailed away from Philippi after the days of Unleavened Bread, and in five days we came to them at Troas, where we stayed for seven days. On the first day of the week, when we were gathered together…

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Acts 20:1-4

Encouragements and Comfort Acts 20:1-6 ESV After the uproar ceased, Paul sent for the disciples, and after encouraging them, he said farewell and departed for Macedonia. 2 When he had gone through those regions and had given them much encouragement, he came to Greece. 3 There he spent three months, and when a plot was made…

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Acts 19:21-41 (II)

Profits Before Truth Acts 19:21-41 ESV Now after these events Paul resolved in the Spirit to pass through Macedonia and Achaia and go to Jerusalem, saying, “After I have been there, I must also see Rome.” And having sent into Macedonia two of his helpers, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a while.…