Acts 26:20
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English Standard Version
but declared first to those in Damascus, then in Jerusalem and throughout all the region of Judea, and also to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, performing deeds in keeping with their repentance.

King James Bible
But shewed first unto them of Damascus, and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the coasts of Judaea, and then to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, and do works meet for repentance.

American Standard Version
but declared both to them of Damascus first and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the country of Judaea, and also to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, doing works worthy of repentance.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But to them first that are at Damascus, and at Jerusalem, and unto all the country of Judea, and to the Gentiles did I preach, that they should do penance, and turn to God, doing works worthy of penance.

English Revised Version
but declared both to them of Damascus first, and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the country of Judaea, and also to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, doing works worthy of repentance.

Webster's Bible Translation
But showed first to them of Damascus, and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the region of Judea, and then to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, and do works meet for repentance.

Weymouth New Testament
but I proceeded to preach first to the people in Damascus, and then to those in Jerusalem and in all Judaea, and to the Gentiles, that they must repent and turn to God, and live lives consistent with such repentance.

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first.

Acts 9:19-22 And when he had received meat, he was strengthened. Then was Saul certain days with the disciples which were at Damascus...

Acts 11:26 And when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. And it came to pass, that a whole year they assembled themselves with the church...

*etc:

and at.

Acts 9:28,29 And he was with them coming in and going out at Jerusalem...

Acts 22:17,18 And it came to pass, that, when I was come again to Jerusalem, even while I prayed in the temple, I was in a trance...

and then.

Acts 26:17 Delivering you from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom now I send you,

Acts 13:46-48 Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you...

Acts 14:16-21 Who in times past suffered all nations to walk in their own ways...

Acts 22:21,22 And he said to me, Depart: for I will send you far hence to the Gentiles...

Romans 11:18-20 Boast not against the branches. But if you boast, you bore not the root, but the root you...

repent.

Acts 2:38 Then Peter said to them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins...

Acts 3:19 Repent you therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out...

Acts 11:18 When they heard these things, they held their peace, and glorified God, saying...

Acts 17:30 And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commands all men every where to repent:

Acts 20:21 Testifying both to the Jews, and also to the Greeks, repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.

Jeremiah 31:19,20 Surely after that I was turned, I repented; and after that I was instructed, I smote on my thigh: I was ashamed, yes, even confounded...

Ezekiel 18:30-32 Therefore I will judge you, O house of Israel, every one according to his ways, said the Lord GOD. Repent...

Matthew 3:2 And saying, Repent you: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Matthew 4:17 From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Matthew 9:13 But go you and learn what that means, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous...

Matthew 21:30-32 And he came to the second, and said likewise. And he answered and said, I go, sir: and went not...

Mark 6:12 And they went out, and preached that men should repent.

Luke 13:3,5 I tell you, No: but, except you repent, you shall all likewise perish...

Luke 15:7,10 I say to you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repents, more than over ninety and nine just persons...

Luke 24:46,47 And said to them, Thus it is written, and thus it behooved Christ to suffer, and to rise from the dead the third day...

Romans 2:4 Or despise you the riches of his goodness and forbearance and long-suffering...

2 Corinthians 7:10 For godly sorrow works repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world works death.

2 Timothy 2:25,26 In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth...

Revelation 2:5,21 Remember therefore from where you are fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will come to you quickly...

Revelation 3:3 Remember therefore how you have received and heard, and hold fast, and repent. If therefore you shall not watch...

Revelation 16:11 And blasphemed the God of heaven because of their pains and their sores, and repented not of their deeds.

turn.

Acts 9:35 And all that dwelled at Lydda and Saron saw him, and turned to the Lord.

Acts 14:15 And saying, Sirs, why do you these things? We also are men of like passions with you...

Acts 15:19 Why my sentence is, that we trouble not them, which from among the Gentiles are turned to God:

Psalm 22:27 All the ends of the world shall remember and turn to the LORD: and all the kindreds of the nations shall worship before you.

Lamentations 3:40 Let us search and try our ways, and turn again to the LORD.

Hosea 12:6 Therefore turn you to your God: keep mercy and judgment and wait on your God continually.

Hosea 14:2 Take with you words, and turn to the LORD: say to him, Take away all iniquity, and receive us graciously...

Luke 1:16 And many of the children of Israel shall he turn to the Lord their God.

2 Corinthians 3:16 Nevertheless when it shall turn to the Lord, the veil shall be taken away.

1 Thessalonians 1:9 For they themselves show of us what manner of entering in we had to you...

and do.

Isaiah 55:7 Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return to the LORD, and he will have mercy on him...

Matthew 3:8 Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance:

Luke 3:8-14 Bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repentance, and begin not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to our father...

Luke 19:8,9 And Zacchaeus stood, and said to the Lord: Behold, Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor...

Ephesians 4:17-32 This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that you from now on walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind...

Ephesians 5:1-25 Be you therefore followers of God, as dear children...

Ephesians 6:1-9 Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right...

Titus 2:2-13 That the aged men be sober, grave, temperate, sound in faith, in charity, in patience...

1 Peter 1:14-16 As obedient children, not fashioning yourselves according to the former lusts in your ignorance...

1 Peter 2:9-12 But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people...

1 Peter 4:2-5 That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God...

2 Peter 1:5-8 And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge...

Cross References
Jeremiah 18:11
Now, therefore, say to the men of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem: 'Thus says the LORD, Behold, I am shaping disaster against you and devising a plan against you. Return, every one from his evil way, and amend your ways and your deeds.'

Jeremiah 35:15
I have sent to you all my servants the prophets, sending them persistently, saying, 'Turn now every one of you from his evil way, and amend your deeds, and do not go after other gods to serve them, and then you shall dwell in the land that I gave to you and your fathers.' But you did not incline your ear or listen to me.

Matthew 3:8
Bear fruit in keeping with repentance.

Luke 3:8
Bear fruits in keeping with repentance. And do not begin to say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham as our father.' For I tell you, God is able from these stones to raise up children for Abraham.

Acts 3:19
Repent therefore, and turn back, that your sins may be blotted out,

Acts 9:15
But the Lord said to him, "Go, for he is a chosen instrument of mine to carry my name before the Gentiles and kings and the children of Israel.

Acts 9:19
and taking food, he was strengthened. For some days he was with the disciples at Damascus.

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