"Men, why are you doing this? We too are only men,1 human like you. We are bringing you good news,2 telling you to turn from these worthless things3 to the living God,4 who made heaven and earth5 and sea and everything in them.616
In the past, he let7 all nations go their own way.817
Yet he has not left himself without testimony:9 He has shown kindness by giving you rain from heaven and crops in their seasons;10 he provides you with plenty of food and fills your hearts with joy."1118
Even with these words, they had difficulty keeping the crowd from sacrificing to them.