Major Speeches in The Book of Acts

Speeches 11 and 12 – Acts 17

We see in this chapter speeches by Paul in Thessalonica and Berea Acts 17 and starting in Acts 17:22 Paul in Athens.Since Paul was the chief speaker we don't have any explicit speech recorded from Silas who traveled with him.We see him preaching the good news the gospel, but are given little detail, though the method he used is evident.Act 17:1  Now when… Continue reading Speeches 11 and 12 – Acts 17

Major Speeches in The Book of Acts

Speech 10: Acts 16:30 What must I do…

This is short and we don't have all the details. It's set in Philippi, the prison scene.The Philippian Jailer ConvertedAct 16:25  And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises unto God: and the prisoners heard them.Act 16:26  And suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken: and immediately… Continue reading Speech 10: Acts 16:30 What must I do…

Major Speeches in The Book of Acts

Speech #13 – Acts 20 Paul’s parting words….

I reposted this reordering it after the few I skipped....Their is much in Paul's words here.Not the least of which is his confirmation of the message he was given.Act 20:21  Testifying both to the Jews, and also to the Greeks, repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.Act 20:24  But none of these things move… Continue reading Speech #13 – Acts 20 Paul’s parting words….

Major Speeches in The Book of Acts

Speech #9 – Acts 15:13…. James speaking to the Council

We look here upon the private council speech that James made recorded in Acts 15.Also note the content of the letter, written to the gentle church, verse 23 and following.Note the message they discussed in council and wrote, was also read to them out loud v31, and confirmed v32 by Judas and Silas, who were… Continue reading Speech #9 – Acts 15:13…. James speaking to the Council