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Dedication to Theophilus

Inasmuch as many have undertaken to compile a narrative of the things which have been accomplished among us, just as they were delivered to us by those who from the beginning were eyewitnesses and ministers of the word, it seemed good to me also, having followed all things closely[a] for some time past, to write an orderly account for you, most excellent Theoph′ilus,[b]

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  1. Luke 1:3 Or accurately
  2. 1.3 Theophilus is again referred to in Acts 1.1, but nothing is known of him.

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