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Acts 1:1-8

NIV 1 In my former book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus began to do and to teach NIV 1 In my former book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus began to do and to teach NIV 2 until the day he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the Holy Spirit to the apostles he had chosen. NIV 2 until the day he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the Holy Spirit to the apostles he had chosen. NIV 3 After his suffering, he showed himself to these men 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. NIV 3 After his suffering, he showed himself to these men 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. NIV 4 On one occasion, while he was eating with them, he gave them this command: "Do not leave Jerusalem, but wait for the gift my Father promised, which you have heard me speak about. NIV 4 On one occasion, while he was eating with them, he gave them this command: "Do not leave Jerusalem, but wait for the gift my Father promised, which you have heard me speak about. NIV 5 For John baptized with water, but in a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit." NIV 5 For John baptized with water, but in a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit." NIV 6 So when they met together, they asked him, "Lord, are you at this time going to restore the kingdom to Israel?" NIV 6 So when they met together, they asked him, "Lord, are you at this time going to restore the kingdom to Israel?" NIV 7 He said to them: "It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority. NIV 7 He said to them: "It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority. NIV 8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth." NIV 8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth."