Posts Tagged ‘Paul reaches Jerusalem’

Acts 21:17-26 Plans To Protect Paul

Proof of following the law

Paul and his group have finally arrived in Jerusalem. The first thing they do is meet with the elders at the home of James. I’m assuming the “elders” are the apostles. This group is the first to hear Paul’s full report.

Right after the greetings have been exchanged Paul begins a full description of everything that has happened during his travels. I wonder how long that took. Probably a great deal of time! I certain our text is only the tip of the iceberg on the things God did through Paul and his helper’s hands. Did he use an abridged version or share ALL of the amazing things that happened. I wonder how the story of Eutychus went. Did it get any laughs regarding Paul’s long windedness or gasps over the happenings to the young man? I’m sure there were more than a few “Glory to God”s sent up at its telling. Read more »