The Book of Acts 28 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 646)

Acts 28New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 28 Winter in Malta. 1 Once we had reached safety we learned that the island was called Malta. 2 The natives showed us extraordinary hospitality; they lit a fire and welcomed all of us because it had begun to rain and was cold. 3 Paul had gathered a bundle of… Continue reading The Book of Acts 28 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 646)

The Book of Acts 27 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 645)

Acts 27New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 27 Departure for Rome. 1 [a]When it was decided that we should sail to Italy, they handed Paul and some other prisoners over to a centurion named Julius of the Cohort Augusta.[b] 2 We went on board a ship from Adramyttium bound for ports in the province of Asia… Continue reading The Book of Acts 27 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 645)

The Book of Acts 26 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 644)

Acts 26New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 26 King Agrippa Hears Paul. 1 Then Agrippa said to Paul, “You may now speak on your own behalf.” So Paul stretched out his hand and began his defense. 2 [a]“I count myself fortunate, King Agrippa, that I am to defend myself before you today against all the charges… Continue reading The Book of Acts 26 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 644)

The Book of Acts 25 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 643)

Acts 25New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 25 Appeal to Caesar. 1 Three days after his arrival in the province, Festus went up from Caesarea to Jerusalem 2 where the chief priests and Jewish leaders presented him their formal charges against Paul.[a] They asked him 3 as a favor to have him sent to Jerusalem, for they… Continue reading The Book of Acts 25 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 643)

The Book of Acts 24 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 642)

Acts 24New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 24 Trial Before Felix. 1 Five days later the high priest Ananias came down with some elders and an advocate, a certain Tertullus, and they presented formal charges against Paul to the governor. 2 When he was called, Tertullus began to accuse him, saying, “Since we have attained much… Continue reading The Book of Acts 24 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 642)

The Book of Acts 23 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 641)

Acts 23New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 23 1 Paul looked intently at the Sanhedrin and said, “My brothers, I have conducted myself with a perfectly clear conscience before God to this day.” 2 The high priest Ananias[a] ordered his attendants to strike his mouth. 3 Then Paul said to him, “God will strike you,[b] you whitewashed… Continue reading The Book of Acts 23 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 641)

The Book of Acts 22 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 640)

Acts 22New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 22 Paul’s Defense Before the Jerusalem Jews.[a] 1 “My brothers and fathers, listen to what I am about to say to you in my defense.” 2 When they heard him addressing them in Hebrew they became all the more quiet. And he continued, 3 “I am a Jew, born in… Continue reading The Book of Acts 22 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 640)