Originally posted on Impressions:

.
Myself . By T.V. Antony Raj

.

Saint Peter's chains in Rome

Saint Peter’s chains at the Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli in Rome

.

In a short textual passage In the Acts of the Apostles is the story of “The Liberation of Saint Peter” in which an angel rescues Saint Peter from a prison. This tale has given rise to theological discussions and has been the subject of a number of works of art.

English: Saint Luke the Evangelist. Russian Ea...

Saint Luke the Evangelist. Russian Eastern Orthodox icon from Russia. 18th century. Wood, tempera. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Acts of the Apostles (Latin: Acta Apostolorum; Greek: Práxeis tôn Apostólōn), the fifth book of the New Testament usually called Acts, outlines the history of the Apostolic Age. The author of Acts is traditionally identified as Luke the Evangelist, the author of The Gospel of Luke because both books share certain repeating themes and were originally written…

View original 2,073 more words

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 75 other followers