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5:41 
And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.
 
5:42 
And daily in the temple, and in every house, they ceased not to teach and preach Jesus Christ.
 
6:1 
And in those days, when the number of the disciples was multiplied, there arose a murmuring of the Grecians against the Hebrews, because their widows were neglected in the daily ministration.
 
6:2 
Then the twelve called the multitude of the disciples unto them, and said, It is not reason that we should leave the word of God, and serve tables.
 
6:3 
Wherefore, brethren, look ye out among you seven men of honest report, full of the Holy Ghost and wisdom, whom we may appoint over this business.
 
6:4 
But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.
 
6:5 
And the saying pleased the whole multitude: and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Ghost, and Philip, and Prochorus, and Nicanor, and Timon, and Parmenas, and Nicolas a proselyte of Antioch:
6:6 
Whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.
 
6:7 
And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem greatly; and a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith.
The First Martyr (Acts 6:8 - Acts 8:1)
6:8 
And Stephen, full of faith and power, did great wonders and miracles among the people.
 
6:9 
Then there arose certain of the synagogue, which is called the synagogue of the Libertines, and Cyrenians, and Alexandrians, and of them of Cilicia and of Asia, disputing with Stephen.
6:10 
And they were not able to resist the wisdom and the spirit by which he spake.
 
6:11 
Then they suborned men, which said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses, and against God.
 
6:12 
And they stirred up the people, and the elders, and the scribes, and came upon him, and caught him, and brought him to the council,
 
6:13 
And set up false witnesses, which said, This man ceaseth not to speak blasphemous words against this holy place, and the law:
 
6:14 
For we have heard him say, that this Jesus of Nazareth shall destroy this place, and shall change the customs which Moses delivered us.
6:15 
And all that sat in the council, looking stedfastly on him, saw his face as it had been the face of an angel.
 
7:1 
Then said the high priest, Are these things so?
 
7:2 
And he said, Men, brethren, and fathers, hearken; The God of glory appeared unto our father Abraham, when he was in Mesopotamia, before he dwelt in Charran,
7:3 
And said unto him, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and come into the land which I shall shew thee.
 

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