0 Acts Topical Outline

The man in whom the evil spirit was leaped on them, and overcame them, and prevailed against them, so that they fled out of that house naked and wounded. 19:16

Trivia: Where did the Holy Ghost forbid Paul from preaching?

The Acts of the Apostles

1 I'm writing to you again, Theophilus (1)

    Jesus goes to heaven in a cloud (2-11)

    Judas's bowels fall out (12-19)

    Matthias replaces Judas (20-26)

2 The Holy Ghost comes (and makes believers speak in foreign languages) (1-13)

    Peter's speech (We're not drunk and you're a bunch of Christ killers) (14-35)

    3000 Jewish converts (37-42)

    The first communists (43-47)

3 Peter heals a lame man (1-10)

    Peter blames the Jews for the death of Jesus (11-26)

4 Peter and John vs. the Council (1-23)

    Peter and John's prayer (24-30)

    To each according to their need (31-37)

5 God kills Ananias and Sapphira (for not giving all their money to the apostles) (1-11)

    Peter's shadow heals everyone (even those vexed with evil spirits) (12-16)

    An angelic prison break (17-24)

    The apostles before the council (25-42)

6 Seven men are assigned to serve tables (1-7)

    Stephen is accused of blasphemy (and his face looks like an angel's) (8-15)

7 Stephen's long, boring (and irrelevant) response (1-)

    Stephen is stoned (54-60)

8 Saul persecutes the church (1-4)

    Samaritans and Simony (5-25)

    Philip and the Ethiopian eunuch (26-40)

9 The conversion of Saul (1-7)

    Saul in Damascus (8-25)

    Saul in Jerusalem (26-31)

    Peter heals Aeneas (32-35)

    Peter raises Tabitha from the dead (36-42)

10 The angel's message to Cornelius (1-8)

    Peter's dream (kill and eat) (9-16)

    Peter's speech (and the Gentiles speak in tongues) (17-48)

11 Peter repeats his "kill and eat" dream (1-18)

    The Christians in Antioch (19-30)

12 Peter is imprisoned (to please the Jews) (1-5)

    Peter is rescued by an angel (6-19)

    Herod is eaten by worms (for not giving God the glory) (20-25)

13 The Holy Ghost selects Barnabas and Saul (1-3)

    Elymas is blinded by Paul and God (3-12)

    Paul speaks in the Antioch synagogue (13-52)

14 Paul and Barnabas in Iconium (1-7)

    Paul heals a crippled man (8-10)

    The people think Paul is Mercury (and Barnabas is Jupiter) (11-17)

    The people stone Paul (but he somehow survives) (18-20)

    Paul and Barnabas return to Antioch (21-28)

15 The Council of Jerusalem (1-21)

    The letter about circumcision was read to the Gentiles (and there was much rejoicing) (22-35)

    Paul and Barnabas split up (36-41)

16 Paul circumcises Timothy (he was worried about what the Jews would think) (1-5)

    The Holy Ghost won't let Paul preach in Asia (or Bithynia) (6-8)

    Paul's vision of a man from Macedonia (9-10)

    The conversion of Lydia (11-15)

    Paul expels a soothsaying spirit of divination (16-18)

    Paul and Silas are put in jail (19-24)

    Another miraculous jailbreak (25-27)

    The jailor and his family are baptised (27-40)

17 Paul in Thessalonica and Berea (1-15)

    Paul's speech on Mars Hill (16-34)

18 Paul in Corinth (1-8)

    Jesus visits Paul (in a vision) (9-10)

    Paul shaves his head (11-28)

19 Paul re-baptizes twelve disciples in Ephesus (and they spoke in tongues) (1-10)

    Miraculous handkerchiefs and aprons (11-12)

    Jewish exorcists try to cast out evil spirits (in Jesus's name) (13-16)

    The first book burning (19-20)

    Diana is the great goddess of the Ephesians! (21-41)

20 Paul travels through Macedonia and Greece (1-6)

    Paul bores Eutychus to death (and then brings him back to life) (7-12)

    Paul's speech to the Ephesian elders (13-38)

21 The Holy Ghost's girdle message (on Paul's way to Jerusalem) (1-16)

    Four heads are shaved (to cover up Paul's teaching) (17-26)

    Paul is arrested (by the Jews who try to kill him) (27-40)

22 Paul's speech in Jerusalem (1-23)

     Paul is whipped by the Romans (and released because he's a Roman citizen) (24-)

23 Paul is tried by the council (and claims to be a Pharisee) (1-10)

     Jesus visits Paul (and says, "Be happy") (11)

     A Jewish conspiracy against Paul (and the first hunger strike) (12-35)

24 Paul's trial before Felix (1-27)

25 Paul demands to be tried in Rome (1-27)

26 Paul's trial before Agrippa (1-32)

27 Paul sails for Rome (1-12)

     A storm at sea (13-38)

     The shipwreck (39-44)

28 On the island of Malta (1-10)

     From Malta to Rome (11-15)

     Paul in Rome (16-31)

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