ChristiaNet MallWorld's Largest Christian MallChristian BlogsFree Bible QuizzesFree Ecards and Free Greeting CardsLoans, Debt, Business and Insurance Articles
Christian Resources
Doomsday NOW
Business Opportunity
End Times HELP
Advertising
Affiliate Program
Allergy Relief
Bad Credit Loans
Bankruptcy Counseling
Continuing Education
Credit Counseling
Debt Consolidation
Debt Relief
Distance Learning
Fibromyalgia Symptoms
Fundraiser Ideas
Internet Marketing
Lead Generation
Loan Refinancing
Mortgage Options
Personal Loans
Popular Franchises
Work From Home

Artemis Of Ephesus
Acts 19:23-41


The Artemis Of Ephesus Bible scriptures located in Acts 19:23-41 explains directly from God's Word the Artemis Of Ephesus topic.


Acts 19:23  And the same time there arose no small stir about that way.
   
Acts 19:24  For a certain man named Demetrius, a silversmith, which made silver shrines for Diana, brought no small gain unto the craftsmen;
   
Acts 19:25  Whom he called together with the workmen of like occupation, and said, Sirs, ye know that by this craft we have our wealth.
   
Acts 19:26  Moreover ye see and hear, that not alone at Ephesus, but almost throughout all Asia, this Paul hath persuaded and turned away much people, saying that they be no gods, which are made with hands:
   
Acts 19:27  So that not only this our craft is in danger to be set at nought; but also that the temple of the great goddess Diana should be despised, and her magnificence should be destroyed, whom all Asia and the world worshippeth.
   
Acts 19:28  And when they heard these sayings, they were full of wrath, and cried out, saying, Great is Diana of the Ephesians.
   
Acts 19:29  And the whole city was filled with confusion: and having caught Gaius and Aristarchus, men of Macedonia, Paul's companions in travel, they rushed with one accord into the theatre.
   
Acts 19:30  And when Paul would have entered in unto the people, the disciples suffered him not.
   
Acts 19:31  And certain of the chief of Asia, which were his friends, sent unto him, desiring him that he would not adventure himself into the theatre.
   
Acts 19:32  Some therefore cried one thing, and some another: for the assembly was confused: and the more part knew not wherefore they were come together.
   
Acts 19:33  And they drew Alexander out of the multitude, the Jews putting him forward. And Alexander beckoned with the hand, and would have made his defence unto the people.
   
Acts 19:34  But when they knew that he was a Jew, all with one voice about the space of two hours cried out, Great is Diana of the Ephesians.
   
Acts 19:35  And when the townclerk had appeased the people, he said, Ye men of Ephesus, what man is there that knoweth not how that the city of the Ephesians is a worshipper of the great goddess Diana, and of the image which fell down from Jupiter?
   
Acts 19:36  Seeing then that these things cannot be spoken against, ye ought to be quiet, and to do nothing rashly.
   
Acts 19:37  For ye have brought hither these men, which are neither robbers of churches, nor yet blasphemers of your goddess.
   
Acts 19:38  Wherefore if Demetrius, and the craftsmen which are with him, have a matter against any man, the law is open, and there are deputies: let them implead one another.
   
Acts 19:39  But if ye enquire any thing concerning other matters, it shall be determined in a lawful assembly.
   
Acts 19:40  For we are in danger to be called in question for this day's uproar, there being no cause whereby we may give an account of this concourse.
   
Acts 19:41  And when he had thus spoken, he dismissed the assembly.
   

Acts Bible Study Topics


Copyright© 1996-2015 ChristiaNet®. All Rights Reserved.