Acts 1:1-7 NLT

1 In my first booka I told you, Theophilus, about everything Jesus began to do and teach

References for Acts 1:1

    • 1:1 - The reference is to the Gospel of Luke.
      2 until the day he was taken up to heaven after giving his chosen apostles further instructions through the Holy Spirit.
      3 During the forty days after he suffered and died, he appeared to the apostles from time to time, and he proved to them in many ways that he was actually alive. And he talked to them about the Kingdom of God.
      4 Once when he was eating with them, he commanded them, “Do not leave Jerusalem until the Father sends you the gift he promised, as I told you before.
      5 John baptized withb water, but in just a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit.”

      References for Acts 1:5

        • ཿ 1:5 - Or in; also in 1:5b .
          6 So when the apostles were with Jesus, they kept asking him, “Lord, has the time come for you to free Israel and restore our kingdom?”
          7 He replied, “The Father alone has the authority to set those dates and times, and they are not for you to know.