Stephen’s Death

May 24, 1874

Stephen's Death   “And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit. And he kneeled down, and cried with a loud voice, Lord, lay not this sin to their charge. And when he had said this, he fell asleep.” — Acts vii. 59, 60.   IT is of the greatest service to us all …


Stephen’s Martyrdom

March 17, 1867

Stephen's Martyrdom   “But he, being full of the Holy Ghost, looked up stedfastly into heaven, and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing on the right hand of God, and said, Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of Man standing on the right hand of God.”—Acts 7:55-56   TRUE Christian zeal will seek to do the …