Aeneas healed by Peter, Acts 9:32-35

Acts 9:32-35 – winter Dec-Feb AD?

Peter heals a bed ridden man called Aeneas.

Did God allow Peter to heal Aeneas so those who saw the healing would turn to Jesus as their Lord and God?

Aeneas lived in a town called Lydda which is near Joppa which is on the coast. Joppa is the old port part of the modern Israeli city of Yafo, otherwise known as Jaffa which is part of the city of Tel Aviv means in Hebrew: the Hill of Spring.

Background Reading:

Aeneas healed by Peter

9:32 Now when Peter was going around among all of the disciples, he also visited the saints living in Lydda. 33 There he found a man named Aeneas who was paralyzed and had been bedridden for eight years. 34 Peter told him, “Aeneas, Jesus the Messiah is healing you. Get up and put away your mat!” At once he got up, 35 and all the people who lived in Lydda and Sharon saw him and turned to the Lord.
Acts 9:32-35


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