Then Paul stood up before the Areopagus and said, "Men of Athens, I see that in every way you are very religious.
Cross ReferencesActs 17:15
Those who escorted Paul brought him to Athens and then returned with instructions for Silas and Timothy to join him as soon as possible.
So they took Paul and brought him to the Areopagus, where they asked him, "May we know what this new teaching is that you are presenting?
But some people joined him and believed, including Dionysius the Areopagite, a woman named Damaris, and others who were with them.
They only had some contentions with him regarding their own religion and a certain Jesus who had died, but whom Paul affirmed to be alive.
Chapter Outline1. Paul preaches at Thessalonica, where some believe,
5. and others persecute him.
10. He is sent to Berea, and preaches there.
13. Being persecuted by Jews from Thessalonica,
16. he comes to Athens, and disputes and preaches the living God, to them unknown;
32. whereby, though some mock, many are converted unto Christ.
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