Were the disciples saved before being empowered at Jerusalem?
They were indwelt here, John 20:22 Easy-to-Read Version (ERV)
22 Then he breathed on them and said, “Receive the Holy Spirit.
How many times in the NT do we see the Holy Spirit baptism?
Never counted, but often enough
Who gets this baptism and when?
as far as I know believers.
We are to seek or ask for it daily.
Ephesians 5:18 Don’t be drunk with wine, which will ruin your life, but be filled with the Spirit.
Ezekiel 36:27 And I will put my spirit within you, and cause you to walk in my statutes and be careful to observe my ordinances.
Romans 8:4 in order that the just requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not according to the flesh but according to the Spirit.
Galatians 5:16 [ The Works of the Flesh and the Fruit of the Spirit ] But I say, walk by the Spirit, and do not gratify the desires of the flesh.
Galatians 5:25 If we live by the Spirit, let us also walk by the Spirit.