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1 - And Saul Was There, Giving Approval To His Death.on That Day A Great Persecution Broke Out Against The Church At Jerusalem, And All Except The Apostles Were Scattered Throughout Judea And Samaria.
3 - But Saul Began To Destroy The Church. Going From House To House, He Dragged Off Men And Women And Put Them In Prison.
6 - When The Crowds Heard Philip And Saw The Miraculous Signs He Did, They All Paid Close Attention To What He Said.
9 - Now For Some Time A Man Named Simon Had Practiced Sorcery In The City And Amazed All The People Of Samaria. He Boasted That He Was Someone Great,
10 - And All The People, Both High And Low, Gave Him Their Attention And Exclaimed, "This Man Is The Divine Power Known As The Great Power."
12 - But When They Believed Philip As He Preached The Good News Of The Kingdom Of God And The Name Of Jesus Christ, They Were Baptized, Both Men And Women.
13 - Simon Himself Believed And Was Baptized. And He Followed Philip Everywhere, Astonished By The Great Signs And Miracles He Saw.
14 - When The Apostles In Jerusalem Heard That Samaria Had Accepted The Word Of God, They Sent Peter And John To Them.
16 - Because The Holy Spirit Had Not Yet Come Upon Any Of Them; They Had Simply Been Baptized Into The Name Of The Lord Jesus.
18 - When Simon Saw That The Spirit Was Given At The Laying On Of The Apostles' Hands, He Offered Them Money
19 - And Said, "Give Me Also This Ability So That Everyone On Whom I Lay My Hands May Receive The Holy Spirit."
20 - Peter Answered: "May Your Money Perish With You, Because You Thought You Could Buy The Gift Of God With Money!
22 - Repent Of This Wickedness And Pray To The Lord. Perhaps He Will Forgive You For Having Such A Thought In Your Heart.
25 - When They Had Testified And Proclaimed The Word Of The Lord, Peter And John Returned To Jerusalem, Preaching The Gospel In Many Samaritan Villages.
26 - Now An Angel Of The Lord Said To Philip, "Go South To The Road--the Desert Road--that Goes Down From Jerusalem To Gaza."
27 - So He Started Out, And On His Way He Met An Ethiopian Eunuch, An Important Official In Charge Of All The Treasury Of Candace, Queen Of The Ethiopians. This Man Had Gone To Jerusalem To Worship,
30 - Then Philip Ran Up To The Chariot And Heard The Man Reading Isaiah The Prophet. "Do You Understand What You Are Reading?" Philip Asked.
31 - "How Can I," He Said, "Unless Someone Explains It To Me?" So He Invited Philip To Come Up And Sit With Him.
32 - The Eunuch Was Reading This Passage Of Scripture: "He Was Led Like A Sheep To The Slaughter, And As A Lamb Before The Shearer Is Silent, So He Did Not Open His Mouth.
33 - In His Humiliation He Was Deprived Of Justice. Who Can Speak Of His Descendants? For His Life Was Taken From The Earth."
34 - The Eunuch Asked Philip, "Tell Me, Please, Who Is The Prophet Talking About, Himself Or Someone Else?"
36 - As They Traveled Along The Road, They Came To Some Water And The Eunuch Said, "Look, Here Is Water. Why Shouldn't I Be Baptized?"
37 - Philip Said, â€œIf You Believe With All Your Heart, You May.â€� The Eunuch Answered, â€œI Believe That Jesus Christ Is The Son Of God.â€�
38 - And He Gave Orders To Stop The Chariot. Then Both Philip And The Eunuch Went Down Into The Water And Philip Baptized Him.
39 - When They Came Up Out Of The Water, The Spirit Of The Lord Suddenly Took Philip Away, And The Eunuch Did Not See Him Again, But Went On His Way Rejoicing.
40 - Philip, However, Appeared At Azotus And Traveled About, Preaching The Gospel In All The Towns Until He Reached Caesarea.