6 And we sailed forth from Philippi, after the days of unleavened bread, and came unto them to Troas in five days, where we abode seven days.
7 [a]And the [b]first day of the week, the disciples being come together to break bread, Paul preached unto them, ready to depart on the morrow, and continued the preaching unto midnight.
8 [c]And there were many lights in an upper chamber, where they were gathered together.
Acts 20:7Assemblies in the nighttime cannot be justly condemned, neither ought, when the cause is good.
Acts 20:7Word for word, the first day of the Sabbath, that is upon the Lord’s day: so that by this place, and by 1 Cor. 16:2, it is not amiss gathered, that in those days the Christians were wont to assemble themselves solemnly together upon that day.
Acts 20:8The devil minding to trouble the Church with a great offense, giveth Paul a singular occasion to confirm the Gospel.
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