Acts 2:1-9 NLT

1 On the day of Pentecosta all the believers were meeting together in one place.

References for Acts 2:1

    • 2:1 - The Festival of Pentecost came 50 days after Passover (when Jesus was crucified).
      2 Suddenly, there was a sound from heaven like the roaring of a mighty windstorm, and it filled the house where they were sitting.
      3 Then, what looked like flames or tongues of fire appeared and settled on each of them.
      4 And everyone present was filled with the Holy Spirit and began speaking in other languages,b as the Holy Spirit gave them this ability.

      References for Acts 2:4

        • 2:4 - Or in other tongues.
          5 At that time there were devout Jews from every nation living in Jerusalem.
          6 When they heard the loud noise, everyone came running, and they were bewildered to hear their own languages being spoken by the believers.
          7 They were completely amazed. “How can this be?” they exclaimed. “These people are all from Galilee,
          8 and yet we hear them speaking in our own native languages!
          9 Here we are—Parthians, Medes, Elamites, people from Mesopotamia, Judea, Cappadocia, Pontus, the province of Asia,