Acts 7: Bible Study, Commentary and Summary

Here is a Bible study, commentary, and summary of Acts chapter seven. Acts 7:2-3 “Brothers and fathers, hear me. The God of glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia, before he lived in Haran, and said to him, ‘Go out from your land and from your kindred and go into the land that I will show you.” What Stephen was doing was going back to the very beginning, before Israel was even a nation, saying “God spoke to this effect—that his offspring would be sojourners in a land be … [Read more...]

Acts 6: Bible Study, Commentary and Summary

Here is a Bible study with commentary and a summary over Acts Chapter six. Acts 6:1 “Now in these days when the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint by the Hellenists arose against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution.” The disciples and the church had a problem. They were having growing pains and having trouble serving the widows themselves, so they said “pick out from among you seven men of good repute, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, w … [Read more...]

Acts 5: Bible Study, Commentary and Summary

Here is a Bible study, commentary, and summary of Acts chapter five. Acts 5:1-2 “But a man named Ananias, with his wife Sapphira, sold a piece of property, and with his wife's knowledge he kept back for himself some of the proceeds and brought only a part of it and laid it at the apostles' feet.” Acts chapter five begins with Ananias and Sapphira bringing money for the church to use, which others had just been doing (Acts 4), but the difference is they kept back some for themselves. There’s not … [Read more...]

Acts 4: Bible Study, Commentary and Summary

Here is a Bible study, commentary, and summary of Acts chapter four. Acts 4:3-4 “And they arrested them and put them in custody until the next day, for it was already evening. But many of those who had heard the word believed, and the number of the men came to about five thousand.” Once again, the religious leaders were “greatly annoyed because they were teaching the people and proclaiming in Jesus the resurrection from the dead” (Acts 4:2), even though the real reason was they were jealous. Th … [Read more...]

Acts 3: Bible Study, Commentary and Summary

Here is a Bible study with commentary and a summary of Acts chapter three. Acts 3:6-7 “But Peter said, “I have no silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, rise up and walk!” And he took him by the right hand and raised him up, and immediately his feet and ankles were made strong.” The poor man who was disabled had to beg for a living, so when he saw Peter coming, he him in the hopes of receiving some alms. Peter gave him something much, much be … [Read more...]

Acts 1: Bible Study, Commentary and Summary

Here is a Bible study and commentary with summary of Acts, Chapter one. Acts 1:1-2 “In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen.” In this second of Luke’s books, the previous one being the Gospel of Luke, he is addressing a certain “Theophilus.” Is this a real person or just for those who love the truth as this name means “love … [Read more...]


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