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Brief Overview of Acts - The Douay Rheims Catholic Bible
The content of Acts according to the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible scriptures contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible Scriptures:
- Acts is book number 5 of the New Testament. It contains 28 chapters
- The "Book of Acts" is the second book written by Luke, the first one being the Book of Luke, the third book of the Gospel.
- Bible Scriptures from Acts, often referred to as the Acts of the Apostles, is not to be considered as a history of what was done by all the Apostles, who were dispersed into different nations; but only a short view of the first establishment of the Christian Church.
- A part of the preaching and action of Peter are related in the first twelve chapters; and a particular account of Paul's apostolical labours in the subsequent chapters
- It was written by Luke the Evangelist, and the original in Greek.
- Its history commences from the Ascension and ends in the year sixty-three, being a brief account of the Church for the space of about thirty years.
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Short Summary of Acts - The Bible Stories of Acts taken from the Scriptures
A short summary of the Bible Stories of Acts taken from the Scriptures. An overview of the main events and Biblical characters found in Acts together with the famous Bible Stories and brief summary of the Book of Acts from the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible
- The Biblical stories, plot, characters and events detailed in this summary of Acts
- Acts Chapters 1-12, describe the first twelve years of the Christian church.
- This section has been entitled "From Jerusalem to Antioch."
- It contains the history of the growth of the church among the Jews by the ministry of Peter
- Acts Chapters 13-21 describe Paul's missionary journeys, giving the history of the growth of the church among the Gentiles.
- Acts Chapters 21-28 describes Paul at Rome, and the events which led to this.
- Acts Chapters 13-28 have been entitled "From Antioch to Rome."
- The Biblical stories, plot, characters and events detailed in Acts
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The Book of Acts
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