Acts of the Apostles 1-14
Stephen J. Binz;
Number of pages: 152
The most thrilling and adventurous book of the Bible, Acts shows us Christianity being lived for the first time. It takes usto some of the great cities of the ancient world. It introduces us to all kinds of people: apostles, prophets, martyrs,philosophers, governors, kings, merchants, jailers, and sailors.
It narrates for us a variety of events: dramatic spiritual experiences, missionary journeys, trials and imprisonments, powerful speeches that provoke dramatic responses, sea voyages and a shipwreck, and the clash of ancient cultures. And it invites us to see the adventure continuing on and on in our lives.
Threshold Bible Study is a thematic Scripture study program, designed for both personal study and group discussion. The characters, places, and images that you will encounter in each of these topical studies will help you explore new dimensions of your faith and discover deeper insights for your spiritual life.
Stephen J. Binz is a Catholic biblical scholar, psychotherapist, popular speaker, and award-winning author of more than thirty books on the Bible and biblical spirituality. Following graduate studies at the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome and Hebrew University in Jerusalem, he has developed Bible studies in the church for over two decades. He also holds an LCSW and speaks frequently at conferences, dioceses, and churches in the area of biblical studies, Christian spirituality, and psycho-social personal development.