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Acts of the Apostles

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It is almost universally agreed that the author of Acts also wrote the [[Gospel of Luke]]. The traditional view is that the two books were written about the year 60 by a companion of Paul named [[Apostle Luke|Luke]].
==Liturgical reading==In the Orthodox Church, Acts is the first part of the [[Apostolos]], a [[Liturgical books|liturgical book]] containing the various Apostolic Readings. Acts is read liturgically from [[Pascha]] through [[Pentecost]]. Selections of Acts are also read at other feasts of the Church, [[Apostle Stephen the Protomartyr| St. Stephen's]] Day, and the [[Beheading of St. John the Forerunner|Beheading of the Forerunner, and Baptist John]]. It is also the custom of the Church to read the book of Acts over the tomb of Christ on [[Holy Friday]], and over the body of a deceased priest at the wake prior to his burial.
==External links==
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acts_of_the_Apostles Wikipedia: Acts of the Apostles]
[[Category:New Testament]]
 [[Categoryel:ScriptureΠράξεις των Αποστόλων]][[ro:Faptele Apostolilor]]
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