Matthew,

You wrote:

<<Is your Gospel the one preached by the apostles in Acts?>>

It's not my gospel; it's God's gospel. Paul says in Romans 1:17 that the gospel reveals the righteousness of God. In Romans 3:21-26, Paul gives detail of this righteousness of God revealed in the gospel. In Romans 10:3, Paul says that those who are ignorant of this righteousness of God are lost. Back in Romans 1:16 that this gospel that reveals the righteousness of God is the power of God unto salvation to everyone believing. We can conclude that if preaching does not include the gospel in which the righteousness of God is revealed, there is no salvation. Thus, if there was any salvation in Acts, it came from the preaching of the gospel in which the righteousness of God is revealed.

You mentioned some verses. Let's take a look at some of them.

Act 2:21 "And it shall be that everyone who shall call on the name of the Lord will be saved."

What is the name of the Lord? What does it mean to call on this name? What does it mean to be saved?

Act 2:38 And Peter said to them, Repent and be baptized, each of you on the name of Jesus Christ to remission of sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Act 2:39 For the promise is to you and to your children, and to all those afar off, as many as the Lord our God shall call.

What does it mean to repent? What is the name of Jesus Christ? What is remission of sins? What is the promise?

Act 3:15 And the Author of Life you killed, whom God raised up from the dead, of which we are witnesses.
Act 3:16 And on the faith of His name, this one whom you see and know was made firm by His name, and the faith which came through Him gave to him this complete soundness before you all.

What does Author of Life mean? What does the resurrection signify? What is the faith of His name? What is the faith which came through Him?

Act 4:11 This One is the Stone counted worthless by you the builders, the One who has come to be into the Head of the Corner;
Act 4:12 and there is salvation in no other One, for neither is there any other name under Heaven having been given among men by which we must be saved.

What is the Stone? Why did the builders count the Stone worthless? What is the Head of the Corner? How did He become the Head of the Corner? What is salvation? What does it mean that there is salvation in no other One? What does it mean that there isn't any other name by which we must be saved?

And on and on we could go.

The gospel has never changed. It always remains the same. It is God's promise of salvation conditioned on the atoning blood and imputed righteousness of Jesus Christ alone. It was preached by the Old Testament patriarchs and prophets, it was preached by Jesus Himself, it was preached by the apostles in Acts, it was preached in the epistles, and it continues to be preached today. Praise God.

To God alone be the glory,
Marc


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