14 Now when athe apostles in Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent them bPeter and John,
15 who came down and prayed for them athat they might receive the Holy Spirit.
16 For He had anot yet fallen upon any of them; they had simply been bbaptized 1in the name of the Lord Jesus.
17 Then they abegan laying their hands on them, and they were breceiving the Holy Spirit.
18 Now when Simon saw that the Spirit was bestowed through the laying on of the apostles’ hands, he offered them money,
19 saying, “Give this authority to me as well, so that everyone on whom I lay my hands may receive the Holy Spirit.”