In verse 26 we see that it was not the Holy Spirit who began talking to Philip but instead was "Jehovah's angel". 'Jehovah's angel" continues his instructions to Philip in verse 29. Note: verse 29 does not say the Holy Spirit, but only "spirit". The Greek language shows that "spirit" does also mean merely "angels" as the context here indicates.
Wednesday, November 4, 2009
(All scriptures taken from the NWT)
Acts 8:29 says:
"So the spirit said to Philip: "Approach and join yourself to this chariot.""
But to put this scripture in context, let's back up to verse 26: