Acts 17:1-9 NRS

1 After Paul and Silas a had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews.

References for Acts 17:1

    • ä 17:1 - Gk [they]
      2 And Paul went in, as was his custom, and on three sabbath days argued with them from the scriptures,
      3 explaining and proving that it was necessary for the Messiah b to suffer and to rise from the dead, and saying, "This is the Messiah, c Jesus whom I am proclaiming to you."

      References for Acts 17:3

        • å 17:3 - Or [the Christ]
        • æ 17:3 - Or [the Christ]
          4 Some of them were persuaded and joined Paul and Silas, as did a great many of the devout Greeks and not a few of the leading women.
          5 But the Jews became jealous, and with the help of some ruffians in the marketplaces they formed a mob and set the city in an uproar. While they were searching for Paul and Silas to bring them out to the assembly, they attacked Jason's house.
          6 When they could not find them, they dragged Jason and some believers d before the city authorities, e shouting, "These people who have been turning the world upside down have come here also,

          References for Acts 17:6

            • ç 17:6 - Gk [brothers]
            • è 17:6 - Gk [politarchs]
              7 and Jason has entertained them as guests. They are all acting contrary to the decrees of the emperor, saying that there is another king named Jesus."
              8 The people and the city officials were disturbed when they heard this,
              9 and after they had taken bail from Jason and the others, they let them go.