First to those in Damascus and Jerusalem, then to everyone in the region of Judea, and then to the Gentiles, I declared that they should repent and turn to God, performing deeds worthy of their repentance.
Cross ReferencesJeremiah 18:11
Now therefore, tell the men of Judah and residents of Jerusalem that this is what the LORD says: 'Behold, I am planning a disaster for you and devising a plan against you. Turn now, each of you, from your evil ways, and correct your ways and deeds.'
Time and time again I have sent you all My servants the prophets, proclaiming: 'Turn now, each of you, from your wicked ways, and correct your actions. Do not go after other gods to serve them. Live in the land that I have given to you and your fathers.' But you have not inclined your ear or listened to Me.
Produce fruit worthy of repentance.
Therefore produce fruit worthy of repentance. And do not begin to say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our father.' For I tell you that out of these stones God can raise up children for Abraham.
Repent, then, and turn back, so that your sins may be wiped away,
"Go!" said the Lord. "This man is My chosen instrument to carry My name before the Gentiles and their kings, and before the people of Israel.
and after taking some food, he regained his strength. And he spent several days with the disciples in Damascus.
When Saul arrived in Jerusalem, he tried to join the disciples, but they were all afraid of him, not believing that he was a disciple.
Then Paul and Barnabas answered them boldly: "It was necessary to speak the word of God to you first. But since you reject it and do not consider yourselves worthy of eternal life, we now turn to the Gentiles.
Although God overlooked the ignorance of earlier times, He now commands all men everywhere to repent.
testifying to Jews and Greeks alike about repentance to God and faith in our Lord Jesus.
Later, when I had returned to Jerusalem and was praying at the temple, I fell into a trance,
So then, King Agrippa, I was not disobedient to the heavenly vision.
Chapter Outline1. Paul, in the presence of Agrippa, declares his life from his childhood;
12. and how miraculously he was converted, and called to his apostleship.
24. Festus charges him with being insane, whereunto he answers modestly.
28. Agrippa is almost persuaded to be a Christian.
31. The whole company pronounces him innocent.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Acts 9:28, 29
Acts 22:17, 18
Acts 22:21, 22
Jeremiah 31:19, 20
Luke 13:3, 5
Luke 15:7, 10
Luke 24:46, 47
2 Corinthians 7:10
2 Timothy 2:25, 26
Revelation 2:5, 21
2 Corinthians 3:16
1 Thessalonians 1:9
Luke 19:8, 9
1 Peter 1:14-16
1 Peter 2:9-12
1 Peter 4:2-5
2 Peter 1:5-8
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