Acts 26:9-11

 “I too was convinced that I ought to do all that was possible to oppose the name of Jesus of Nazareth. 10 And that is just what I did in Jerusalem. On the authority of the chief priests I put many of the Lord’s people in prison, and when they were put to death, I cast my vote against them. 11 Many a time I went from one synagogue to another to have them punished, and I tried to force them to blaspheme. I was so obsessed with persecuting them that I even hunted them down in foreign cities.

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One response to “Acts 26:9-11

  1. Paul’s intended death was not the first. The chief priests had been killing and torturing and Paul was one of their main enforcers. To see him turned by the truth of the Way had to seriously frighten their ability to control and to prevent the truth of Christ.

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