Acts 1:1-3 NIV

Jesus Taken Up Into Heaven

1 In my former book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus began to do and to teach

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2 until the day he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the Holy Spirit to the apostles he had chosen.

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3 After his suffering, he presented himself to them and gave many convincing proofs that he was alive. He appeared to them over a period of forty days and spoke about the kingdom of God.

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