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Today's Bible Reading :: Acts 14–15 (KJV)

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Acts 14

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:1 - And it came to pass in Iconium, that they went both together into the synagogue of the Jews, and so spake, that a great multitude both of the Jews and also of the Greeks believed.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:2 - But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles, and made their minds evil affected against the brethren.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:3 - Long time therefore abode they speaking boldly in the Lord, which gave testimony unto the word of his grace, and granted signs and wonders to be done by their hands.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:4 - But the multitude of the city was divided: and part held with the Jews, and part with the apostles.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:5 - And when there was an assault made both of the Gentiles, and also of the Jews with their rulers, to use them despitefully, and to stone them,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:6 - They were ware of it, and fled unto Lystra and Derbe, cities of Lycaonia, and unto the region that lieth round about:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:7 - And there they preached the gospel.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:8 - And there sat a certain man at Lystra, impotent in his feet, being a cripple from his mother's womb, who never had walked:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:9 - The same heard Paul speak: who stedfastly beholding him, and perceiving that he had faith to be healed,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:10 - Said with a loud voice, Stand upright on thy feet. And he leaped and walked.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:11 - And when the people saw what Paul had done, they lifted up their voices, saying in the speech of Lycaonia, The gods are come down to us in the likeness of men.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:12 - And they called Barnabas, Jupiter; and Paul, Mercurius, because he was the chief speaker.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:13 - Then the priest of Jupiter, which was before their city, brought oxen and garlands unto the gates, and would have done sacrifice with the people.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:14 - Which when the apostles, Barnabas and Paul, heard of, they rent their clothes, and ran in among the people, crying out,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:15 - And saying, Sirs, why do ye these things? We also are men of like passions with you, and preach unto you that ye should turn from these vanities unto the living God, which made heaven, and earth, and the sea, and all things that are therein:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:16 - Who in times past suffered all nations to walk in their own ways.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:17 - Nevertheless he left not himself without witness, in that he did good, and gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:18 - And with these sayings scarce restrained they the people, that they had not done sacrifice unto them.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:19 - And there came thither certain Jews from Antioch and Iconium, who persuaded the people, and, having stoned Paul, drew him out of the city, supposing he had been dead.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:20 - Howbeit, as the disciples stood round about him, he rose up, and came into the city: and the next day he departed with Barnabas to Derbe.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:21 - And when they had preached the gospel to that city, and had taught many, they returned again to Lystra, and to Iconium, and Antioch,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:22 - Confirming the souls of the disciples, and exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:23 - And when they had ordained them elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:24 - And after they had passed throughout Pisidia, they came to Pamphylia.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:25 - And when they had preached the word in Perga, they went down into Attalia:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:26 - And thence sailed to Antioch, from whence they had been recommended to the grace of God for the work which they fulfilled.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:27 - And when they were come, and had gathered the church together, they rehearsed all that God had done with them, and how he had opened the door of faith unto the Gentiles.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:28 - And there they abode long time with the disciples.

Acts 15

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:1 - And certain men which came down from Judaea taught the brethren, and said, Except ye be circumcised after the manner of Moses, ye cannot be saved.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:2 - When therefore Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and disputation with them, they determined that Paul and Barnabas, and certain other of them, should go up to Jerusalem unto the apostles and elders about this question.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:3 - And being brought on their way by the church, they passed through Phenice and Samaria, declaring the conversion of the Gentiles: and they caused great joy unto all the brethren.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:4 - And when they were come to Jerusalem, they were received of the church, and of the apostles and elders, and they declared all things that God had done with them.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:5 - But there rose up certain of the sect of the Pharisees which believed, saying, That it was needful to circumcise them, and to command them to keep the law of Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:6 - And the apostles and elders came together for to consider of this matter.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:7 - And when there had been much disputing, Peter rose up, and said unto them, Men and brethren, ye know how that a good while ago God made choice among us, that the Gentiles by my mouth should hear the word of the gospel, and believe.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:8 - And God, which knoweth the hearts, bare them witness, giving them the Holy Ghost, even as he did unto us;

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:9 - And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:10 - Now therefore why tempt ye God, to put a yoke upon the neck of the disciples, which neither our fathers nor we were able to bear?

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:11 - But we believe that through the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ we shall be saved, even as they.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:12 - Then all the multitude kept silence, and gave audience to Barnabas and Paul, declaring what miracles and wonders God had wrought among the Gentiles by them.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:13 - And after they had held their peace, James answered, saying, Men and brethren, hearken unto me:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:14 - Simeon hath declared how God at the first did visit the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:15 - And to this agree the words of the prophets; as it is written,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:16 - After this I will return, and will build again the tabernacle of David, which is fallen down; and I will build again the ruins thereof, and I will set it up:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:17 - That the residue of men might seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called, saith the Lord, who doeth all these things.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:18 - Known unto God are all his works from the beginning of the world.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:19 - Wherefore my sentence is, that we trouble not them, which from among the Gentiles are turned to God:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:20 - But that we write unto them, that they abstain from pollutions of idols, and from fornication, and from things strangled, and from blood.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:21 - For Moses of old time hath in every city them that preach him, being read in the synagogues every sabbath day.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:22 - Then pleased it the apostles and elders, with the whole church, to send chosen men of their own company to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas; namely, Judas surnamed Barsabas, and Silas, chief men among the brethren:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:23 - And they wrote letters by them after this manner; The apostles and elders and brethren send greeting unto the brethren which are of the Gentiles in Antioch and Syria and Cilicia:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:24 - Forasmuch as we have heard, that certain which went out from us have troubled you with words, subverting your souls, saying, Ye must be circumcised, and keep the law: to whom we gave no such commandment:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:25 - It seemed good unto us, being assembled with one accord, to send chosen men unto you with our beloved Barnabas and Paul,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:26 - Men that have hazarded their lives for the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:27 - We have sent therefore Judas and Silas, who shall also tell you the same things by mouth.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:28 - For it seemed good to the Holy Ghost, and to us, to lay upon you no greater burden than these necessary things;

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:29 - That ye abstain from meats offered to idols, and from blood, and from things strangled, and from fornication: from which if ye keep yourselves, ye shall do well. Fare ye well.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:30 - So when they were dismissed, they came to Antioch: and when they had gathered the multitude together, they delivered the epistle:

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:31 - Which when they had read, they rejoiced for the consolation.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:32 - And Judas and Silas, being prophets also themselves, exhorted the brethren with many words, and confirmed them.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:33 - And after they had tarried there a space, they were let go in peace from the brethren unto the apostles.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:34 - Notwithstanding it pleased Silas to abide there still.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:35 - Paul also and Barnabas continued in Antioch, teaching and preaching the word of the Lord, with many others also.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:36 - And some days after Paul said unto Barnabas, Let us go again and visit our brethren in every city where we have preached the word of the Lord, and see how they do.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:37 - And Barnabas determined to take with them John, whose surname was Mark.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:38 - But Paul thought not good to take him with them, who departed from them from Pamphylia, and went not with them to the work.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:39 - And the contention was so sharp between them, that they departed asunder one from the other: and so Barnabas took Mark, and sailed unto Cyprus;

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:40 - And Paul chose Silas, and departed, being recommended by the brethren unto the grace of God.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:41 - And he went through Syria and Cilicia, confirming the churches.
 
 
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