Acts 9:1-6 NLT

1 Meanwhile, Saul was uttering threats with every breath. He was eager to destroy the Lord's followers, a so he went to the high priest.

References for Acts 9:1

    • Š 9:1 - Greek <I>disciples.</I>
      2 He requested letters addressed to the synagogues in Damascus, asking 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.
      3 As he was nearing Damascus on this mission, a brilliant light from heaven suddenly beamed down upon him!
      4 He fell to the ground and heard a voice saying to him, "Saul! Saul! Why are you persecuting me?"
      5 "Who are you, sir?" Saul asked. And the voice replied, "I am Jesus, the one you are persecuting!
      6 Now get up and go into the city, and you will be told what you are to do."