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Acts 26:17-27

NIV 17 I will rescue you from your own people and from the Gentiles. I am sending you to them NIV 17 I will rescue you from your own people and from the Gentiles. I am sending you to them NIV 18 to open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.' NIV 18 to open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.' NIV 19 "So then, King Agrippa, I was not disobedient to the vision from heaven. NIV 19 "So then, King Agrippa, I was not disobedient to the vision from heaven. NIV 20 First to those in Damascus, then to those in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and to the Gentiles also, I preached that they should repent and turn to God and prove their repentance by their deeds. NIV 20 First to those in Damascus, then to those in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and to the Gentiles also, I preached that they should repent and turn to God and prove their repentance by their deeds. NIV 21 That is why the Jews seized me in the temple courts and tried to kill me. NIV 21 That is why the Jews seized me in the temple courts and tried to kill me. NIV 22 But I have had God's help to this very day, and so I stand here and testify to small and great alike. I am saying nothing beyond what the prophets and Moses said would happen-- NIV 22 But I have had God's help to this very day, and so I stand here and testify to small and great alike. I am saying nothing beyond what the prophets and Moses said would happen-- NIV 23 that the Christ would suffer and, as the first to rise from the dead, would proclaim light to his own people and to the Gentiles." NIV 23 that the Christ would suffer and, as the first to rise from the dead, would proclaim light to his own people and to the Gentiles." NIV 24 At this point Festus interrupted Paul's defense. "You are out of your mind, Paul!" he shouted. "Your great learning is driving you insane." NIV 24 At this point Festus interrupted Paul's defense. "You are out of your mind, Paul!" he shouted. "Your great learning is driving you insane." NIV 25 "I am not insane, most excellent Festus," Paul replied. "What I am saying is true and reasonable. NIV 25 "I am not insane, most excellent Festus," Paul replied. "What I am saying is true and reasonable. NIV 26 The king is familiar with these things, and I can speak freely to him. I am convinced that none of this has escaped his notice, because it was not done in a corner. NIV 26 The king is familiar with these things, and I can speak freely to him. I am convinced that none of this has escaped his notice, because it was not done in a corner. NIV 27 King Agrippa, do you believe the prophets? I know you do." NIV 27 King Agrippa, do you believe the prophets? I know you do."