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17 And from Mile. u ver. 27. tus he sent to Ephe-x ch. 1S. 5. sus, and called the y ch. 2. 38. elders of the church. Mar. 1. 15.

23 Save that a the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions + abide


Lu. 24. 47. these
Jno. 3. 15.

18 And when they were come to him, he said unto them, Ye know, from the first day that I came into Asia, after what manner I have been z ch. 19. 21. with you at all sea-a ch. 21. 4. sons,

19 Serving the Lord with all humility of mind, and with many tears, and temptations, which befell me tby the lying in wait of the Jews:


24 But b none of things move Ro. 3. 22. me, neither count I & 10. 9. my life dear unto Ga. 2. 16. myself, so that I 1 Jno. 5. 1. might finish my course with joy, d and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.



1 Th. 3.3.

+ Or, wait for me.


Ro. 8. 35.

ch. 21. 13. hold, I know that 25 And now, beye all, among whom I have gone preaching the kingdom of God, shall see my face no more.

2 Co. 4. 16. c 2 Ti. 4. 7. d ch. 1. 17.

2 Co. 4. 1. e Ga. 1. 1.

Ro. 15. 23.

2 Co. 7. 2. h ver. 20.

20 And how ul kept back nothing that was profitable Ti. 1 3. unto you, but have f ver. 38. shewed you, have taught you g ch. 18. 6. publickly, and from house to house, 21 Testifying both to the Jews, and also to the Greeks, 7 retoward pentance God, and faith to


L. 7. 30.

Jno. 15. 15.
Ep. 1. 11.

1 Ti. 4. 16.
1 Pe. 5. 2.

26 Wherefore I take you to record this day, that I am & pure from the blood of all men.

27 For h I have no shunned to declare unto you all i the counsel of God. k Take therefore unto your



A. D. 60.


Col. 1. 14.
He. 9. 12.
1 Pe. 1. 19.
Re. 5. 9.

They weep at selves, and to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost hath 11 Co.12. 28. made you overseers, m Ep. 1. 7. to feed the church of God, m which he hath purchased a with his own blood. 29 For I know this,n that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, not sparing the flock. 30 Also P of your own selves shall men arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away disciples after them.


He. 9. 14. Ma. 7. 15. 2 Pe. 2. 1. P 1 Ti. 1.20. 1Jno. 2.19. ch. 19. 10. He. 13. 9.


s ch. 9. 31.

t Ep. 1. 18.
Col. 1. 12.

31 Therefore watch, u and remember, that by q the space of three years I ceased x

not to warn every one

night and day with


32 And now, brethren, I commend you to God, and rto the word of his grace,

He. 9 15.

1 Pe. 1. 4.

1 Sa. 12.3.
1 Co. 9. 12.
2 Co. 7. 2.

his departure.

that were with me. 35 I have shewed you all things, y how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.

36 And when he had thus spoken, he kneeled z down, and prayed with them all. 37 And they all wept sore, and a fell on Paul's neck, and kissed him,

38 Sorrowing most of all for the words which b he spake, that they should see 1 Co. 4. 12. his face no more. 1 Th. 2. 9. And they accom21h. 3. 8. panied him unto the y Ro. 15. 1. ship. 1 Co. 9.12. 2 Co. 11. 9. Ep. 4. 29. 1 Th. 4.11.

2 Th. 3. 8.


which is able to z ch. 7. 60.
build you up, and to a Ge. 45. 14.
give you an inherit- b ver. 25.
ance among all them
which are sanctified. ver. 1–
33 I have coveted
for its Colos-
no man's silver, or sus, a brass
gold, or apparel. statue erect-
34 Yea, ye your-ed across the
selves know, that harbour;
these hands have mi- ships in full
nistered unto my ne- pass nader it.
cessities, and to them




1 AND it came to that after we gotten from them, and had launched, we came with a straight course unto Coos, and the day following unto Rhodes, and from thence unto Patara:

2 And finding a ship sailing over unto Phenicia, we went aboard, and set forth.

3 Now when we


Paul's journey
had discovered Cy-1
prus, we left it on
the left hand, and
sailed into Syria, and
landed at Tyre:* for
there the ship was to
unlade her burden.

to Jerusalem.

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of the seven; abode with him. 9 And the same man d Ep. 4. 11. had four daughters,

c Jno. 1. 11.

2 Ti. 4. 5.

e ch. 6. 5.

& 8. 26.


fch. 2. 17.
Joel 2. 28.
g ch. 11. 28.

h ver. 33.

4 And finding disciples, we tarried there seven days: whoa said to Paul through the Spirit, that he should not go up to Jerusalem. 5 And when we ch. 20. 23. had accomplished i ch. 20. 24. those days, we departed and went our ver. 3way; and they all and celebraAn ancient brought us on our ted city, siway, with wives and tuated upon children, till we were the Mediterout of the city: and ranean sea. web kneeled down of the TyriThe history on the shore, and ans is made prayed. up of little

6 And when we but wars; had taken our leave the Carthaone of another, we sprung from ginians took ship; and they the Tyrians, returned home and the Tyriagain. ans from the Sidonians 7 And when we had and Sidon finished our course from Canafrom Tyre, we came an; so that to Ptolemais, and sa- his curse luted the brethren, continually and abode with them them. See pursued one day.

the prophe8 And the next day cies, relative we that were of Paul's to them, Gen. 10. 15. Isa. 23. and


Psa. 87. 4.

and came unto Cæsa-
rea: and we entered

virgins, f which did prophesy.

10 And as we tarried there many days, there came down

from Judæa a certain prophet, named 8 Agabus.

11 And when he was come unto us, he took Paul's girdle, hands and feet, and and bound his own said, Thus saith the Holy Ghost, h So shall the Jews at Jerusalem bind the man that owneth this gir dle, and shall deliver him into the hands of the Gentiles.

12 And when we heard these things, both we, and they of that place, besought him not to go up to Jerusalem.

13 Then Paul answered, i What mean ye to weep and to break mine heart for I am ready not to be bound only, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus.

14 And when ha

Paul advised to

would not be persuaded, we ceased, saying, The will of

the Lord be done.

15 And after those days we took up our carriages, and went up to Jerusalem.

16 There went with us also certain of the disciples of Cæsarea, and brought with them one Mnason of Cyprus, an old disciple, with whom we should lodge.

17 And when we were come to Jerusalem, the brethren received us gladly.

18 And the day following Paul went in with us unto m James; and all the elders were present.


A. D. 60.

Ge. 43. 14.

purify himself.

thou teachest all the
Jews which are

1 Sa. 3. 18. among the Gentiles
forsake Moses,
2 Sa.15.25, to
26. saying that they
2 Ki. 19.19. ought not to circum-
Ma. 6. 10. cise their children,
& 26. 42. neither to walk after
the customs.

Lu. 11. 2.
& 22. 42.
I ch. 15. 4.

Ro. 15. 7.
He. 13. 1,

3 Jno. 7,



m ch. 15. 13.

Ga. 1. 19.

& 2.9.

ch. 15. 4.


Ro. 15. 18,


1 Co. 3. 5.


& 15. 10.

2 Co. 6. 1.
Col. 1. 29.

& 20.24.

22 What is it therefore? the multitude must needs come together for they will hear that thou art come.

23 Do therefore this that we say to thee: We have four men which have a vow on them:

24 Them take, and purify thyself with them, and be at charges with them, that they may a shave their heads: and all may know that those things, whereof they 24. were informed concerning thee, are nothing; but that thou thyself also walkest Nu. 6. 2. orderly, and keepest 13. 19. the law. Judg. 13. 5.

ch. 15.1.5.

19 And when he o ch. 1. 17. had saluted them, he n declared particularly what things God had wrought among the Gentiles by his ministry.

20 And when they heard it, they glorified the Lord, and said unto him, Thou seest, brother, how many thousands of Jews there are which believe; and they are all P zealous of the law:

21 And they are informed of thee, that!

& 22. 3.

Ro. 10. 2. Ga. 1. 14. q ch. 18. 18.

& 16. 17.

r ch. 15. 20.

25 As touching the Gentiles which believe, we have written and concluded 29. that they observe no ver. 20- such thing, save only Rather, that they keep themurpiades, my-selves from things ofthousands. riads, or ten fered to idols, and from blood, and from

Paul's life
strangled, and from A. D. 60.

26 Then Paul tooks ch. 24. 18. the men, and the next t Nu. 6. 13. day purifying him

in danger.

Paul, and drew him out of the temple: and forthwith the doors were shut. 20. 31 And as they went about to kill him, tidings came unto the chief captain of the band, that all Jerusalem was in an uproar.

self with them en-u ch. 24. 18. tered into the temple,x ch. 26. 21. tot signify the ac-y ch. 24. 5, complishment of the 6. days of purification, until that an offering z ch. 20. 4. should be offered for every one of them.

& 26. 20,


2 Ti. 4. 20. a ch. 26. 21. b ch. 23. 27. & 24. 7. c ver. 11.

ch. 20. 23.

27 And when the seven days were almost ended, u the Jews which were of Asia, when they saw him in the temple, ver. 28stirred up all the Foreigners people, and laid might worhands on him, ship in that 28 Crying out, Men part called of Israel, help: This the Gen"the court of is the man, y that tiles," but in teacheth all men eve- the inner ry where against court it was the people, and the not allowed. law, and this place: lowing inThe foland further brought scription in Greeks* also into the Greek and temple, and hath pol- Latin was luted this holy place. the pillars 29 (For they had which sepaseen before with him rated the in the city Trophi- courts; viz. mus an Ephesian, No foreignwhom they supposed er must enthat Paul had brought Paul was into the temple.) falsely accus30 And all the ed of taking city was moved, and Trophimus the people ran toge-court. ther; and they took

written on

ter here.

into the inner

32 b Who immediately took soldiers and centurions, and ran down unto them: and when they saw the chief captain and the soldiers, they left beating of Paul.

33 Then the chief captain came near, and took him, and

Commanded him to be bound with two chains; and demanded who he was, and what he had done.

34 And some cried one thing, some another, among the multitude: and when he could not know the certainty for the tumult, he commanded him to be carried into the castle.

35 And when he came upon the stairs, so it was, that he was borne of the soldiers for the violence of the people.

36 For the multitude of the people

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