I’ve Got a Bible…Now What? Day 17

Read Acts 2:1-41

NIV Translation

ESV Translation

Genre: Narrative

So those who received his word were baptized, and there were added that day about three thousand souls.

Acts 2:41 (ESV)

What is the Day of Pentecost?

Is is a Jewish feast day that celebrates the law being given to the Jewish people on Mt. Sinai.

Who are “the Eleven”?

They are the twelve apostles, minus Judas.

What is important about this passage?

The apostles receive the Holy Spirit. They were suddenly able to speak in foreign languages. Peter preaches to the crowd and 3,000 people are converted as a result.

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