and after taking some food, he regained his strength. Saul spent several days with the disciples1 in Damascus.2
At once he began to preach in the synagogues3 that Jesus is the Son of God.4
All those who heard him were astonished and asked, "Isn't he the man who raised havoc in Jerusalem among those who call on this name?5 And hasn't he come here to take them as prisoners to the chief priests?"6
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