Flashcards in Test 1: Lecture Notes Deck (39):
Who restores Saul's sight?
Who takes Paul and introduces him to the disciples?
Where was the lame man healed?
The beautiful gate
Why did Ananias and sapphira die?
Conspired to lie against God/Holy spirit
What was the result of Ananias and Sapphira's death?
Struck fear into all who heard
What/who does Jesus pass the torch to?
What was the purpose for writing Acts?
Acts is the rest of the story
What is the literary form of Acts?
History with a purpose
The four connections between Luke and Acts
2. Instructions through the Holy Spirit
3. Jesus suffering
4. Proofs of resurrection
What were the two requirements for the replacement of Judas?
Been with he disciples the whole time
Witnessed the resurrection
Who replaced Judas
First gospel sermon
Resurrection is the clincher
What are the two major themes of the first sermon ?
1. Jesus' life and resurrection all Gods plan.
2. The Jews are responsible for HIS death
Bible is all about _____?
Repent and be baptized (joel) Vs. 38
What are the three things connecting this?
2. Gift of the Holy Spirit
3. 3000 responded
Church described as devoted to____?
1. Apostles teaching
3. Breaking of bread
When did peter and John get an opportunity to preach to the Sanhedrin?
When peter and John got arrested
Introduced to ____ who sells____ and gives ____ to the apostles
Peter and apostles are arrested again. Who were they freed by?
Who compels the Sanhedrin to let them go?
But not before giving them a ________
Why did Peter and the apostles leave rejoicing?
They were counted worthy of suffering for Jesus
What is the first church problem?
Grecian (Hellenistic) Jews complaining against Hebraic Jews
What was the solution to the first church problem?
(Widows were being neglected)
Chose 7 men to handle problem
What is the second solution for the first church problem?
Beginning of deacons
Who was discussing scriptures with Jews from the synagogue of the freedman?
Could this include Saul?
How does Stephen answer the Sanhedrin's charges?
How does the Sanhedrin respond back?
With Israelites history
Gnashing of teeth
What vision did Stephen see?
Jesus standing at the right hand of God
Luke's parallelism brings out the similarities between who?
Jesus and his followers
Luke's parallelism brings out the contest between
Them and the religious leaders
The stoning caused a great ____ to break out against the Jews
Where did they scatter to after the stoning of Stephen?
Judea and Samaria
*those scattered preached the word wherever they went*
Term for simply sharing the good news
Phillip proclaimed the good news T OR F?
1st bridge was to whom?
Simon the sorcerer wants to the ability to ________?
Lay hands on people to give them the power of the Holy Spirit
1. Connections with the messiah
2. Miracle of God providing water for baptism in the dessert
3. The eunuch left rejoicing
3 bridge conversion
To the uncircumcised gentile