Philip leads the Ethiopian Eunuch to the Lord Jesus Christ
26 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.
27 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,
returning, and sitting in his chariot read Esaias the prophet.
29 Then the Spirit said unto Philip, Go near, and join thyself to this chariot.
30 And Philip ran thither to him, and heard him
read the prophet Esaias, and said, Understandest thou what thou readest?
31 And he said, How can I, except some man should guide me? And he desired Philip
that he would come up and sit with him.
place of the scripture which he read was this, He was led as a sheep to the slaughter; and like a lamb dumb before his shearer,
so opened he not his mouth: