Bible: Acts 11:17-19

11:17 Therefore if God 1  gave them the same gift 2  as he also gave us after believing 3  in the Lord Jesus Christ, 4  who was I to hinder 5  God? 11:18 When they heard this, 6  they ceased their objections 7  and praised 8  God, saying, “So then, God has granted the repentance 9  that leads to life even to the Gentiles.” 10 

Activity in the Church at Antioch

11:19 Now those who had been scattered because of the persecution that took place over Stephen 11  went as far as 12  Phoenicia, 13  Cyprus, 14  and Antioch, 15  speaking the message 16  to no one but Jews.

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