BIBL 364 Discussion 2 Liberty University
Topic: Early Believers
What is the significance of Stephen’s dying vision of Jesus as Son of Man, standing at the right hand of the Father? Consider both elements in your answer: the designation (Son of Man) and the posture (standing, rather than sitting, at the Father’s side).
Cornelius is described in Acts 10 as devout, fearing God, and prayerful. Indeed, God took note of his good works and heard his prayers. Why was it necessary for Peter to preach the gospel to him?
Why were the followers of Jesus first called Christians in Antioch? Why were they not called that by the Jews in Jerusalem?