Flashcards in Acts Ch. 6 Deck (4):
Who is tried before the council (Sanhedrin)?
Stephen, the apostles choose 7 to assist them
Why did the apostles choose 7 to assist them?
the Hellenistic Jews among them complained against the Hebraic Jews because their widows were being overlooked in the daily distribution of food. The 12 gathered with the disciples and agreed and asked the believers to choose 7 men full of the spirit and wisdom
Who were the 7 men?
Stephen, Philip, Procorus, Nicanor, Timon, Parmenas, and Nicolas