Just prior to His ascension to heaven, what did Jesus tell His disciples to await? "And, behold, I send the promise of My Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with power from on high." Luke 24:49.
With what did He say they would soon be baptized? "Ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost not many days hence." Acts 1:5.
For what important work was this baptism to prepare them? "But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto Me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth." Acts 1:8.
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