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Transcript of Luke's Sequel
A Look at Evangelism
Positive & Negative Characters
Normative or Descriptive?
"The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus
to do and teach...."
Acts 1:1 (emphasis added)
Acts: A Sequel
"I will bless those who bless you, and him who dishonors you I will curse, and in you all the families of the earth shall be blessed."
"Therefore its name was called Babel, because there the LORD confused the language of all the earth. And from there the LORD dispersed them over the face of all the earth."
"After this I will return, and I will rebuild the tent of David that has fallen; I will rebuild its ruins, and I will restore it, that the remnant of mankind may seek the Lord, and all the Gentiles who are called by my name, says the Lord, who makes these things known from of old."
"After this I looked, and behold, a great multitude that no one could number, from every nation, from all tribes and peoples and languages, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, clothed in white robes, with palm branches in their hands, and crying out with a loud voice, 'Salvation belongs to our God who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb!'"
Similarities between Luke & Acts:
Miracles (Luke 5:17-26 & Acts 9:32-35)
Journey Motif (Jerusalem/Cross & Rome/Caesar)
Ascension of Jesus overlap
Acts & OT: the Spirit
The Holy Spirit
Jerusalem (ch. 1)
Judea & Samaria (ch. 6)
Gentiles (ch. 13)
Read individual passages in light of others.
Look big picture to determine what's normative.
Look for repeated patterns & themes.