Parallel Bible results for Acts 8:1-4

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Acts 8:1-4

RSV 1 And Saul was consenting to his death. And on that day a great persecution arose against the church in Jerusalem; and they were all scattered throughout the region of Judea and Sama'ria, except the apostles. NIV 1 And Saul was there, giving approval to his death. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church at Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria. RSV 2 Devout men buried Stephen, and made great lamentation over him. NIV 2 Godly men buried Stephen and mourned deeply for him. RSV 3 But Saul was ravaging the church, and entering house after house, he dragged off men and women and committed them to prison. NIV 3 But Saul began to destroy the church. Going from house to house, he dragged off men and women and put them in prison. RSV 4 Now those who were scattered went about preaching the word. NIV 4 Those who had been scattered preached the word wherever they went.