Comparison of Paul and Peter

(Chart 1) Both Peter and Paul do many of the same things and experience many of the same problems in Acts. Peter (Acts 1-12) Paul (Acts 13-28)
Witness to Risen Christ

1:21-22

23:11; 26:16
Spirit initiates

2:1-40

13:1-40
Heals lame and speech

3:12-26

13:1-40
Defended by Pharisees in Sanhedrin

5:34-39

23:9
Appoints leaders with prayer/laying on of hands

6:1-6

14:23
Persecution (stoning) leads to wider mission

6:8-8:4

14:19-23
Accused of acting verses Moses

6:13-14

21:20-21; 25:8
Encounters a magician

8:9-24

13:6-12
Laying on hands gives Spirit

8:14-17

19:1-6
Raises the dead

9:36-43

20:9-12
Gentiles try to worship him

10:25-2

14:13-15
Defends Gentile mission in Jerusalem

Ch. 11

Ch. 21
Imprisoned at Jewish feast

12:4-7

21:16-28
Delivered from prison

12:6-11

16:24-26
Conclusion: Success of the Word of God

12:24

28:30-31

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