Treasury of Scripture
And there stood up one of them named Agabus, and signified by the Spirit that there should be great dearth throughout all the world: which came to pass in the days of Claudius Caesar.
Acts 21:10 And as we tarried there many days, there came down from Judaea a certain prophet, named Agabus.
great. This was probably the famine which took place in the fourth year of Claudius, which continued for several years, and in which, says Josephus, 'many died for want of food.'
Genesis 41:30,31,38 And there shall arise after them seven years of famine; and all the plenty shall be forgotten in the land of Egypt...
1 Kings 17:1-16 And Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the inhabitants of Gilead, said to Ahab, As the LORD God of Israel lives, before whom I stand...
2 Kings 8:1,2 Then spoke Elisha to the woman, whose son he had restored to life, saying, Arise, and go you and your household...
Claudius. Claudius Caesar succeeded C. Caligula, A.D.
41; and after a reign of upwards of
13 years, he was poisoned by his wife Agrippina, and succeeded by Nero.
Luke 2:1 And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed.
Luke 3:1 Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judaea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee...
Strong's ConcordanceAnd there stood up one of them named Agabus, and signified by the Spirit that there should be great dearth throughout all the world: which came to pass in the days of Claudius Caesar.
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Acts Chapter 11 Verse 28
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NT Apostles: Acts 11:28 One of them named Agabus stood up (Acts of the Apostles Ac)