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XXXIV. St. Peter having preached through Judea, Acts ix. 32, to Palestine.

comes to Lydda, where he cures Æneas, the end.

and raises Dorcas from the dead.
XXXV. The Churches are at rest from Persecution, Acts ix. 31.

in consequence of the conversion of Saul,
and the conduct of Caligula.

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The Gospel having now been preached to the Jews in Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria,

and the Provinces, the time arrives for the Conversion of the decout Gentiles,
or Proselytes of the Gate,

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I. St. Peter sees a Vision, in which he is Acts x. 1-17. (Cesarea and 4753
commanded to visit a Gentile who had

been miraculously instructed to send for

St. Peter.
II. St. Peter visits Cornelius, a Roman Cen-Acts x. 17–33. C'esarea.

III. St. Peter first declares Christ to be the Sa- Acts x. 34-43.

viour of all, even of the Gentiles who

believe in him.
IV. Cornelius and his friends are baptized, Acts X. 44, to
and receive the Holy Ghost.

the end.
V. St. Peter defends his conduct in visiting Acts xi. 1-18. Jerusalem. 4753

and baptizing Cornelius.
VI. The Converts who had been dispersed by Acts xi. 19-21. Judea and 4754
the Persecution after the death of Ste-

the Pro-
phen, having heard of the Vision of St.

Peter, preach to the devout Gențiles

VII. The Church at Jerusalem commissions Acts xi. 22-24. Jerusalem
Barnabas to make inquiries into this

and Anti-

VIII. Barnabas goes to Tarsus for Saul, whom Acts xii 25-26. Tarsus. 4755

he takes with him to Antioch, where the
converts were preaching to the devout

IX. Herod Agrippa condemns James the brother Acts xii. 1-18, Jerusalem. 4786

of John to death, and imprisons Peter, and part v. 19.
who is miraculously released, and pre-
sents himself to the other James, who

had been made Bishop of Jerusalem.
X. The Converts at Antioch, being forewarned Acts xi. 17, to

by Agabus, send relief to their Brethren the end.
at Jerusalem, by the hands of Barnabas

and Saul.
XI. The death of Herod Agrippa.

Acts xii. pt. v. Cesarea.

19, and 20-23.
XII. The Churches continue to increase. Acts xii. 24.
XIII. Saul having seen a Vision in the Temple, Acts üi. 25.

in which he is commanded to leave Je-
rusalem, and to preach to the Gentiles,
returns with Barnabas to Antioch.







Period for preaching the Gospel to the idolatrous Gentiles, and St. Paul's firat

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I. The Apostles having been absent from Je-Acts xiii. 1-3. Antioch. 4758 45

rusalem when Saul saw his Vision in the
Temple, he and Barnabas are separated
to the apostolic office by the heads of the

Church at Antioch.
II. Saul, in company with Barnabas, com- Acts xiii. part Seleucia.

mences his first apostolical journey, by of ver. 4.

going from Antioch to Seleucia.
III. Froin Seleucia to Salamis, and Paphos, in Acts xiii. part Salamis,

Cyprus where Sergius Paulus is con- of ver. 4.to 13. Paphos.
verted; being the first known or re-
corded convert of the idolatrous Gen-

IV. From Cyprus to Perga, in Pamphylia. Acts xiï. 13. Perga.
V. From Perga to Antioch, in Pisidia. St. Acts xiii. 14-50. Antioch in 4759
Paul, according to his custom, first

preaches to the Jews; they are driven

out of Antioch.
VI. \From Antioch in Pisidia to Iconium in Ly- Acts xii. 51-52. Iconium.
caonia ; the people about to stone them. xiv. 1–5. and

part of ver. 6.
VII. From Iconium to Lystra; the people at-Actsxiv. 18-19. Lystra.

tempt to offer them sacrifice, and after- and pt. v. 20.

wards stone them.
VII. From Lystra to Derbe.

Acts xiv. last pt.

v. 20. pt. of v.

6. and v. 7.
IX. St. Paul and Barnabas return to Lystra, Acts xiv. 21-23. Lystra,
Iconium, and Antioch in Pisidia, or-

daining in all the Churches.

X. They proceed through Pisidia, Perga, and

Pisidia, Per-4761 , 4
Attalia in Pamphylia.

ga, Attalia.
XI. They return to Antioch, and submit an Acts xiv. 26, to Antioch.

account of their proceedings to the the end.

Church in that place.
XII. Dissensions at Antioch concerning Circum-Acts xv. 1, 2.

cision, before the commencement of St.

Paul's second apostolical journey.
XIII. St. Paul and Barnabas go up to Jerusalem, Acts xv. 3-30. Jerusalem.

to consult the Apostles and Elders ; de-
cree of James, and of the Church, in

this matter.
XIV. St. Paul and Barnabas return to the Church Acts xv. 30-35. Antioch.

at Antioch, with the decree of the
Church at Jerusalem, on the subject of
the necessity of circumcision.

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II. St. Paul separating from Barnabas, pro-Acts xv. 37, to Syria and
ceeds from Antioch to Syria and Cilicia. the end, and Cilicia.

xvi. 45.
III. St. Paul proceeds to Derbe, and Lystra in Acts xvi. 1-3. Derbe and
Iconium. Timothy his attendant.

IV. They proceed from Iconium to Phrygia Acts xvi. 6. Phrygia and
and Galatia.

V. From Galatia to Mysia and Troas. Acts xvi. 7-10.
VI. From Troas to Samothrace.

Acts xvi. part o. Samothrace.

ver. 11.
VII. From Samothrace to Neapolis.

Acts xvi. part of Neapolis.

ver. 11.
VIII. From Neapolis to Philippi, where the Py-Acts xvi. 12, to Philippi.

thoness is dispossessed, and the jailor the end.

IX. From Philippi to Amphipolis and Apollo- Acts xvii. 1-10. Thessalo-
nia, to Thessalonica, where they are

opposed by Jason.
X. St. Paul writes his Epistle to the Galati- Epistle to the

ans, to prove, in opposition to the Galatians.
Jewish teachers, that faith in Christ,
and not their imperfect obedience to the
ceremonial law, was the cause of their

XI. From Thessalonica to Berea. The causes Acts xvii. 10— Berea.

for which the Bereans are favourably 14.

disposed to receive the Gospel.
XII. From Berea, having left there Silas and Acts xvii. 15—Athens.

Timothy, St. Paul proceeds to Athens, 34.
where he preaches to the philosophers

and students.
XIII. From Athens St. Paul proceeds to Corinth, Acts xviii. 1-5. Corinth.

where he is reduced to labour for his
support. Silas and Timothy join him at

XIV. St. Paul writes his first Epistle to the Epistle to the

Thessalonians, to establish them in the Thessalonians.
faith, when they were exposed to the
attacks of the unconverted Jews, by en-

forcing the evidences of Christianity.
XV. St. Paul being rejected by the Jews, con- Acts xviii. 6-11.

tinues at Corinth, preaching to the

XVI. St. Paul writes his second Epistle to the Second Epistle

Thessalonians, to refute an error into to the Thes-
which they had fallen respecting the salonians.
sudden coming of the day of Judgment;
he prophesies the rise, prosperity, and
overthrow of a great apostacy in the

Christian Church.
XVII. St. Paul still at Corinth, is brought before Acts xviii. 12, Cori nth.



the Judgment-seat of Gallio, the Pro- to pt. of v. 18.

consul, the brother of Seneca.
XVIII. St. Paul having left Corinth for Crete, is Epistle to Ti-Crete,

compelled on his return to winter at tus. Nicopolis.
Nicopolis, from whence he writes his
Epistle to Titus, whom he had left in
Crete, with power to ordain Teachers,
and to govern the Church in that Island.







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XIX. St Paul proceeds to Cenchrea.

Acts xviii. part Cenchrea.

of ver. 18. XX. From Cenchrea to Ephesus, where he dis-Acts xviii. 19. Ephesus.

puted with the Jews.
XXI. From Ephesus St. Paul proceeds to Cæsa- Acts xviii. 20— Cesarea,
rea, and having saluted the Church at 22.

Jerusalem, completes his second apos-

Antioch in
tolical Journey, by returning to Antioch

Syria. in Syria.

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1. {St. Paul again leaves Antioch, to visit the Acts xviii. 23. Antioch,
Churches of Galatia and Phrygia.


II. History of Apollos, who was now preach-Acts xviii. 24, Corinth.

ing to the Church at Corinth, planted to the end.

by St. Paul.
III. St. Paul proceeds from Phrygia, and dis-Acts xix. 1-10. Ephesus.

putes there with the Jews.
IV. St. Paul continues two years in Ephesus ; Acts xix. 11-20.

the people burn their magical books.
V. St. Paul sends Timothy and Erastus to Acts xix. 21, pt.
Macedonia and Achaia.

of ver. 22.
VI. St. Paul writes his first Epistle to the Co-1st Epistle to

rinthians, to assert his apostolic autho- the Corinthi-
rity ; to reprove the irregularities and ans.
disorders of the Church, and to answer
the questions of the converts on various

points of doctrine and discipline.
VII. St. Paul continues at Ephesus; a mob is Acts xix. pt. v. Ephesus.

occasioned at that place by Demetrius. 22, to the end.
VIII. St. Paul leaves Ephesus, and goes to Ma-Acts xx. Macedonia

IX. st. Paul writes his first Epistle to Timothy, 1st Epistle to

to direct him how to proceed in the sup- Timothy.
pression of those false doctrines and cor-
ruptions which the Jewish zealots were
endeavouring to establish in the Church
of Ephesus, over which he was appoint-

ed to preside.
X. St. Paul proceeds from Macedonia to Acts xx. 2, and Macedonia,

Greece or Achaia, and continues there partof ver. 3. Achaia,

three months.
XI. St. Paul having been informed of the re- 20 Epistle to the

ception his first Epistle had met from Corinthians.
the Corinthians, writes his second Epis-
tle from Philippi, to justify his apostolic
conduct, and vindicate his authority,
both of which had been impugned by a

false Teacher. XII. St. Paul returns from Achaia and Corinth Acts xx. pt. v. Achaia,

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XIII. St. Paul, in his way from Achaia to Ma- Epistle to the Corinth.

cedonia, writes from Corinth his Epistle Romans.
to the Gentiles and Jews of Rome-to
the Gentiles, to prove to them that
neither their boasted philosophy, nor
their moral virtue, nor the light of hu-
man reason—and to the Jews, that
neither their knowledge of, nor obedi-
ence to, the law of Moses, could justify
them before God; but that faith in Christ
alone was, and ever had been, the

only way of salvation to all mankind.
XIV. From Macedonia St. Paul proceeds to Aćts xx. 6-12. Troas.

Troas, where he raises Eutychus to

XV. From Troas to Assos and Mitylene. Acts xx. 13, 14. Assos and

XVI. From Mitylene to Chios.

Acts xx. part of Chios.

ver. 15. XVII. From Chios to Samos, and Trogyllium. Acts xx. part of Samos and

ver. 15.

Trogyllium. XVIII. From Trogyllium to Miletus, where St. Acts xx. part of Miletus.

Paul meets, and takes his farewell of ver. 15, to the

the Elders of the Church at Ephesus. end.
XIX. From Miletus, to Coos and Rhodes and Acts xxi. 1-3. Coos and
Patara; whence St. Paul, together with

Rhodes, Pa-
St. Luke, the Writer of the Book of the

tara, Tyre.
Acts of the Apostles, sail in a Phenician

Vessel to Syria, and land in Tyre.
XX. St. Paul and St. Luke continue at Tyre Acts xxi. 4-6. Tyre.

seven Days.
XXI. They proceed from Tyre to Ptolemais. Acts xxi. 7. Ptolemais.
XXII. From Ptolemais to Cesarea, to the House Acts xxi. 8-14. Cesarea.

of Philip the Evangelist-Agabus pro-
phesies the near Imprisonment of St.

XXIII. St. Paul and St. Luke arrive at Jerusa- Acts xxi. 15-26. Jerusalem.

lem, and present themselves to St.

James and the Church.
XXIV. St. Paul is apprehended by the chief Cap-Acts xxi.27-36.

tain of the Temple, in consequence of a
Mob, occasioned by some of the Asiatic

Jews, who met St. Paul in the Temple.
XXV. St. Paul makes his Defence before the Acts xxi. 37, to

the end, and

xxii. 1-21. XXVI. On declaring his Mission to preach to the Acts xxii. 22.

Gentiles, the Jews clamour for his

XXVII. St. Paul claims the Privilege of a Roman Acts xxii, 23-

XXVIII. St. Paul is brought before the Sanhedrim, Acts xxii. 30.

who are summoned by the Captain of and xxiii. 1-10.

the Temple.
XXIX. St. Paul is encouraged by a Vision to per- Acts xxiii. 11.
XXX. In consequence of the Discovery of a Acts xxiii. 12, Antipatris-

Conspiracy to kill St. Paul, he is re- to the end. Cesarea.
moved by Night from Jerusalem, through
Antipatris to Cesarea.

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