Acts 13

Chapter 13

13:1  Now there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and teachers; as Barnabas, and Simeon that was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen, which had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.


See margin ref., (See Scofield "Matthew 14:1") .

13:6  And when they had gone through the isle unto Paphos, they found a certain sorcerer, a false prophet, a Jew, whose name was Barjesus:


(Greek - mavgo )." See Matthew 2:1, "wise men." The same word was used for a vulgar magician, and for a true wise man of the East.

13:7  Which was with the deputy of the country, Sergius Paulus, a prudent man; who called for Barnabas and Saul, and desired to hear the word of God.


proconsul (Roman).

13:22  And when he had removed him, he raised up unto them David to be their king; to whom also he gave testimony, and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, which shall fulfil all my will.

said See, 1 Samuel 13:14 ; Psalms 89:20 .

See Kingdom note, Zechariah 12:8 ; 1 Corinthians 15:28 ; 2 Samuel 7:8-17 .

(See Scofield "2 Samuel 7:16") .

13:23  Of this man's seed hath God according to his promise raised unto Israel a Saviour, Jesus:


(See Scofield "Romans 1:16") .

13:26  Men and brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is the word of this salvation sent.


(See Scofield "Romans 1:16") .

13:38  Be it known unto you therefore, men and brethren, that through this man is preached unto you the forgiveness of sins:


Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 3:23") .

13:39  And by him all that believe are justified from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.

all things

(See Scofield "Romans 1:16") .

13:41  Behold, ye despisers, and wonder, and perish: for I work a work in your days, a work which ye shall in no wise believe, though a man declare it unto you.


See, Habakkuk 1:5 .