Research paper addressing Acts 1:8

Acts 1:8

write a 8-page research paper addressing Acts 1:8 The paper should incorporate at least 8 scholarly sources from the Approved Sources list and should be formatted in correct Turabian style. Additionally, the paper should be accompanied by a properly formatted title page, table of contents, and bibliography.

Here are the approved resources that must be used. Only need to use 6 of these



Barrett, C. K. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Acts of the Apostles. ICC.

New York, NY: T & T Clark, 1994.

Bruce, F. F. Commentary on the Book of Acts. NICNT. Rev. ed. Grand Rapids, MI:

Eerdmans, 1988.

________. The Acts of the Apostles: The Greek Text. 3rd ed. Rev. Grand Rapids, MI:

Eerdmans, 1990.

Fernando, Ajith. Acts. The NIV Application Commentary. Grand Rapids, MI:

Zondervan, 1998.

Fitzmyer, Joseph A. The Acts of the Apostles: A New Translation with Introduction and

Commentary. Anchor Bible. New York, NY: Doubleday, 1998.

Haenchen, Ernst. The Acts of the Apostles. Philadelphia, PA: Westminster, 1971.

Harrison, Everett F. Acts: The Expanding Church. Chicago, IL: Moody, 1975.

Johnson, Luke Timothy. The Acts of the Apostles. Sacra Pagina. Collegeville, MN:

Liturgical Press, 1992.

Kent, Homer A., Jr. Jerusalem to Rome: Studies in the Book of Acts. Grand Rapids, MI:

Baker, 1972.

Longenecker, Richard N. “Acts,” in Expositor’s Bible Commentary, vol. 9. Grand

Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1981.

Marshall, I. Howard. The Acts of the Apostles. TNTC. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans,


________, ed. Witness to the Gospel: The Theology of Acts. Grand Rapids, MI:

Eerdmans, 1998.

Polhill, John B. Acts. New American Commentary. Nashville, TN. Broadman, 1992.

Historical Background:

Arnold, Clinton E. “Acts,” in Zondervan Illustrated Bible Background Commentary.

Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2002.

Bruce, F. F. New Testament History. Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, 1972.

Finegan, Jack. The Archaeology of the New Testament. Princeton: Princeton University,


Gasque, W. W. A History of the Criticism of the Acts of the Apostles. Grand Rapids, MI:

Eerdmans, 1975.

Hemer, C. The Book of Acts in the Setting of the Hellenistic History. Tübingen:

Mohr/Siebeck, 1989.

Hengel, Martin. Acts and the History of Earliest Christianity. Trans. J. Bowden.

Philadelphia, PA: Fortress, 1979.

Sherwin-White, A. N. Roman Society and Roman Law in the New Testament. Oxford,

ENG: Clarendon Press, 1963.

Scholarly/Academic Books:

Brawley, Robert L. Luke-Acts and the Jews: Conflict, Apology, and Conciliation.

Society of Biblical Literature Monograph Series. Atlanta, GA: Scholars Press, 1987.

Cadbury, Henry J. The Book of Acts in History. New York, NY: Harper, 1955.

Conzelmann, Hans. Acts of the Apostles. Translated by James Limburg, A. Thomas

Kraabel, and Donald H. Juel. Hermeneia. Philadelphia, PA: Fortress Press, 1987.

Dunnett, Walter M. The Book of Acts. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1981.

Gasque, W. Ward, and Ralph P. Martin, eds. Apostolic History and the Gospel: Biblical

and Historical Essays Presented to F. F. Bruce on His 60th Birthday. Grand

Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1970.

Hagner, Donald A., and Murray J. Harris, eds. Pauline Studies: Essays Presented to

Professor F. F. Bruce on His 70th Birthday. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1980.

Talbert, Charles H., ed. Luke-Acts: New Perspectives From the Society of Biblical

Literature. New York, NY: Crossroad, 1984.

Journal Articles:

Barrett, Charles K. “Acts and the Pauline Corpus.” The Expository Times 88

(1976): 2–5.

______. “Apostles in Council and in Conflict.” Australian Biblical Review 31

(1983): 14–32.

______. “The Apostolic Decree of Acts 15:29.” Australian Biblical Review 35 (1987):


______. “Things Sacrificed to Idols.” New Testament Studies 11 (1964-65): 138–153.

Bruce, F. F. “Is the Paul of Acts the Real Paul?” Bulletin of the John Rylands

University Library 58 (1976): 282–305.

Catchpole, David R. “Paul, James and the Apostolic Decree.” New Testament Studies 23

(1977): 428–44.

Davies, Philip R. “The Ending of Acts.” The Expository Times 94 (1983): 334–


Dickinson, Royce. “The Theology of the Jerusalem Conference: Acts 15:1-35.”

Restoration Quarterly 32:2 (1990): 65–83.

Goulder, Michael D. “Did Luke Know Any of the Pauline Letters?” Perspectives in

Religious Studies 13 (1986): 97–112.

Hemer, Colin J. “The Speeches of Acts: I The Ephesian Elders at Miletus.” Tyndale

Bulletin 40 (1989): 76–85.

Hunkin, J. W. “The Prohibitions of the Council at Jersualem (Acts 15:28-29).” The

Journal of Theological Studies 27 (1926): 272–83.

Kilgallen, John J. “The Function of Stephen’s Speech (Acts 7,2-53).” Biblica 70 (1989):


Klijn, Albertus F. J. “Stephen’s Speech: Acts VII. 2-53.” New Testament Studies 4

(1957): 25–31.

King, George Brockwell. “The Negative Golden Rule.” The Journal of Religion 8 (April

1928): 268–79.

Koivisto, Rex A. "Stephen’s Speech: A Theology of Errors?" Grace Theological

Journal 8 (1987): 101-114

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