New Living Translation
And I persecuted the followers of the Way, hounding some to death, arresting both men and women and throwing them in prison.
King James Bible
And I persecuted this way unto the death, binding and delivering into prisons both men and women.
Darby Bible Translation
who have persecuted this way unto death, binding and delivering up to prisons both men and women;
World English Bible
I persecuted this Way to the death, binding and delivering into prisons both men and women.
Young's Literal Translation
'And this way I persecuted unto death, binding and delivering up to prisons both men and women,
Acts 22:4 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
22:4 And persecuted this way - With the same zeal that you do now. Binding both men and women - How much better was his condition, now he was bound himself.
LibraryEarly Life the Place of Paul +The Man
STUDY I EARLY LIFE THE PLACE OF PAUL +The Man, Paul,+ judged by the influence he has exerted in the world, is one of the greatest characters in all history. He is pre-eminent not only as a missionary, but as a marvelous thinker and writer. "He was a personality of vast power, force, and individuality." There are some men who seem to be born and prepared to do a large work for the world; Paul makes the impression upon those who carefully read the record of his life that he stands first in this class …
Henry T. Sell—Bible Studies in the Life of Paul
Jerusalem to Rome
Berea and Athens
Jesus the Guest of Martha and Mary.
But Saul was going everywhere to destroy the church. He went from house to house, dragging out both men and women to throw them into prison.
He requested letters addressed to the synagogues in Damascus, asking for their cooperation in the arrest of any followers of the Way he found there. He wanted to bring them--both men and women--back to Jerusalem in chains.
"'But Lord,' I argued, 'they certainly know that in every synagogue I imprisoned and beat those who believed in you.
"I used to believe that I ought to do everything I could to oppose the very name of Jesus the Nazarene.
You know what I was like when I followed the Jewish religion--how I violently persecuted God's church. I did my best to destroy it.
I was so zealous that I harshly persecuted the church. And as for righteousness, I obeyed the law without fault.
2 Peter 2:2
Many will follow their evil teaching and shameful immorality. And because of these teachers, the way of truth will be slandered.
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