ACTS OF THE APOSTLES

 

25 YEARS - BEGINNING OF CHURCH

IN FIRST CENTURY

 

AD 33              Ch. 1    Jesus taken up to heaven

                                                Matthias chosen to replace Judas

 

                        Ch. 2    The Holy Spirit comes at Pentecost to Apostles

                                                Peter and apostles address crowd

                                                The fellowship of believers/Christians

 

                        Ch. 3    Peter heals crippled beggar

                                                Peter speaks to the onlookers

 

                        Ch. 4    Peter and John before the Sanhedrin

                                                The believers' prayer

                                                The believers share their possessions

 

                        Ch. 5    Ananias and Sapphira lie and are punished

                                                The apostles heal many

                                                The apostles persecuted

 

                        Ch. 6    Choosing the seven (deacon means "server")

                                                Stephen seized

 

                        Ch. 7    Stephen's speech to the Sanhedrin

                                                Stephen stoned

 

                        Ch. 8    The church persecuted and scattered

                                                Philip in Samaria

                                                Simon the sorcerer

                                                Philip converts the Ethiopian

 

                        Ch. 9    Saul converted

                                                Saul in Damascas and Jerusalem

                                                Aeneas healed; Dorcas raised from dead

 

                        Ch. 10  Good Cornelius calls for Peter

                                                Peter's vision representing Gentiles

                                                Peter converts Cornelius & household

 

                        Ch. 11  Peter explains to apostles and elders

                                                The church in Antioch

 

                        Ch. 12  Peter's miraculous escape from prison

                                                Herod's death

 

AC 46              Ch. 13  Barnabas and Saul sent on missionary journey

1st                                            On Cyprus

Journey                                    In Pisidian Antioch

           

                        Ch. 14  In Iconium

                                                In Lystra and Derbe

                                                The return to Antioch in Syria

 

                        Ch. 15  The Council of elders and apostles at Jerusalem

                                                The Council's letter to Gentile believers

                                                Disagreement between Paul and Barnabas

 

AD 49              Ch. 16  Timothy joins Paul and Silas

2nd                                          Paul's vision of the man of Macedonia

Journey                                    Lydia's conversion in Philippi

                                                Paul & Silas in prison.  Conversion of guard.

 

                        Ch. 17  In Thessalonica

                                                In Berea

                                                In Athens

 

                        Ch. 18  In Corinth

                                                Priscilla, Aquilla and Apollos

 

                        Ch. 19  Paul in Ephesus

                                                The riot in Ephesus

 

AD 53              Ch. 20  Through Macedonia and Greece

3rd                                           Eutychus raised from dead at Troas

Journey                                    Paul's farewell to the Ephesian Elders

 

AD 57              Ch. 21  Paul heads for Jerusalem

                                                Paul arrested

                                                Paul speaks to the crowd

 

                        Ch. 22  Paul's speech continued

                                                Paul, the Roman citizen

                                                Paul before the Sanhedrin

 

                        Ch. 23  The plot to kill Paul

                                                Paul transferred to prison in Caesarea

 

                        Ch. 24  Paul's trial before Felix

 

                        Ch. 25  Paul's trial before Festus

                                                Paul's trial before King Agrippa

 

                        Ch. 26  Paul defends self before Agrippa

 

AD 59              Ch. 27  Paul sails for Rome

                                                Shipwreck

                                               

                        Ch. 28  Ashore on Malta

                                                Arrival at Rome

                                                Paul preaches at Rome under guard

 

                                                (Eventually appears before Nero.  This is known only because he appealed to Caesar, and Caesar was Nero by then)