The King James Version Bible

Acts 8:23-28

  1. For I perceive that thou art in the gall of bitterness, and in the bond of iniquity.

  2. Then answered Simon, and said, Pray ye to the LORD for me, that none of these things which ye have spoken come upon me.

  3. And they, when they had testified and preached the word of the Lord, returned to Jerusalem, and preached the gospel in many villages of the Samaritans.

  4. And the angel of the Lord spake unto Philip, saying, Arise, and go toward the south unto the way that goeth down from Jerusalem unto Gaza, which is desert.

  5. And he arose and went: and, behold, a man of Ethiopia, an eunuch of great authority under Candace queen of the Ethiopians, who had the charge of all her treasure, and had come to Jerusalem for to worship,

  6. Was returning, and sitting in his chariot read Esaias the prophet.