Acts 18:1-11 NRS

1 After this Paul a left Athens and went to Corinth.

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      2 There he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, who had recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had ordered all Jews to leave Rome. Paul b went to see them,

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          3 and, because he was of the same trade, he stayed with them, and they worked together—by trade they were tentmakers.
          4 Every sabbath he would argue in the synagogue and would try to convince Jews and Greeks.
          5 When Silas and Timothy arrived from Macedonia, Paul was occupied with proclaiming the word, c testifying to the Jews that the Messiah d was Jesus.

          References for Acts 18:5

            • ð 18:5 - Gk [with the word]
            • ñ 18:5 - Or [the Christ]
              6 When they opposed and reviled him, in protest he shook the dust from his clothes e and said to them, "Your blood be on your own heads! I am innocent. From now on I will go to the Gentiles."

              References for Acts 18:6

                • ò 18:6 - Gk [reviled him, he shook out his clothes]
                  7 Then he left the synagogue f and went to the house of a man named Titius g Justus, a worshiper of God; his house was next door to the synagogue.

                  References for Acts 18:7

                    • ó 18:7 - Gk [left there]
                    • ô 18:7 - Other ancient authorities read [Titus]
                      8 Crispus, the official of the synagogue, became a believer in the Lord, together with all his household; and many of the Corinthians who heard Paul became believers and were baptized.
                      9 One night the Lord said to Paul in a vision, "Do not be afraid, but speak and do not be silent;
                      10 for I am with you, and no one will lay a hand on you to harm you, for there are many in this city who are my people."
                      11 He stayed there a year and six months, teaching the word of God among them.