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Acts of the Apostles

J Riddle

432 pages
John Ritchie Ltd
The Acts of the Apostles describes the progress of the gospel after the Lord Jesus returned to heaven. It begins with His final instructions to the disciples prior to His ascension (ch 1), and the commencement of the church on the day of Pentecost (ch 2).In this comprehensive consideration divided into helpful sections and suitable for systematic study, the author notes three major divisions in the books: chs 1-7 centred on Jerusalem, chs 8-12 centred on Judaea and Samaria, and chs 13-28 centred on Antioch.
Author Bio
John Riddle was born into a christian family in north London, saved as a boy of 13, and received into fellowship in New Barnet,Hertfordshire at the age of 15. Throughout his business life he was employed by shipping companies, latterly as a pension fund manager. On early retirement in 1989 he undertook part-time consultative work for some years. He travels widely, principally in the British Isles, conducting Bible Readings and ministering the Word of God and contributes to assembly periodicals