28And he waswiththem coming inand going outatJerusalem.29And he spakeboldlyin the name of the LordJesus,anddisputedagainst the Grecians:but they went about to slayhim.30
Which when the brethrenknew , they broughthimdowntoCaesarea,andsenthimforthtoTarsus.31Thenhad the churchesrestthroughoutallJudaeaandGalileeandSamaria, and were edified ; and walking in the fear of the Lord,and in the comfort of the HolyGhost, were multiplied .
32And it came to pass, asPeter passed throughoutall quarters, he came downalsoto the saintswhichdwelt at Lydda.33Andthere he found a certainmannamedAeneas, which had kept his bedeightyears,andwas sick of the palsy .
34AndPetersaid unto him,Aeneas,JesusChristmakeththeewhole : arise , andmakethybed . And he aroseimmediately.35Andall that dwelt at LyddaandSaronsawhim,andturnedto the Lord.36Now there wasatJoppa a certaindisciplenamedTabitha,which by interpretation is calledDorcas:a this womanwasfull of goodworksandalmsdeedswhich she did .
37And it came to passinthosedays, that she was sick , and died : whom whenthey had washed , they laid her in an upper chamber.38And forasmuch asLydda was nigh to Joppa, and the disciples had heardthatPeterwasthere , they sentuntohimtwomen,desiring him that he wouldnotdelayb to cometothem.