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Paul Accused Before The Roman Governor

That night, God continued working out His plan to send Paul to Rome.  Roman foot-soldiers & horsemen took Paul to Antipatris, about half-way between Jerusalem & Caesarea (307).  228 more words

Acts 9:1-31

The story of Acts now moves to the man who will dominate the remainder of the book.  Paul is the primary subject of Luke’s account from Chapter 9 on.  3,512 more words


Who Murdered Ananias & Sapphira? -- Richard Murray

Were Ananias and Sapphira killed by the Holy Spirit as many claim (Acts 5:1-11)? Well, the passage doesn’t even “literally” say that God killed them, so we have to look closer at the passage’s subtext to do a fair CSI investigation as to the true cause of their deaths. 1,837 more words


A spirit of acceptance

06.29.2017 – New Testament: Acts 9.17

To read the Bible in a year, read Acts 9.1–22 on June 29, In the year of our Lord 2017… 123 more words

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You Can Fool Man, but You Can't Fool God

Acts 5:1-11, “But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold a possession.  And he kept back part of the proceeds, his wife also being aware of it, and brought a certain part and laid it at the apostles’ feet.   1,005 more words

Death for lying

06.21.2017 – New Testament: Acts 5.5–6

To read the Bible in a year, read Acts 5.1–16 on June 21, In the year of our Lord 2017… 134 more words

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Day 171 - June 20

Today’s Readings:

1 Chronicles 19-20
Acts 5:1-21
Job 15

“Why is it that you have conceived this deed in your heart? You have not lied to men but to God.” And as he heard these words, Ananias fell down and breathed his last; and great fear came over all who heard of it. 301 more words

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