Acts 11:25

25 Then Barnabas went to Tarsus to look for Saul,

Acts 11:25 in Other Translations

KJV
25 Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, for to seek Saul:
ESV
25 So Barnabas went to Tarsus to look for Saul,
NLT
25 Then Barnabas went on to Tarsus to look for Saul.
MSG
25 Then Barnabas went on to Tarsus to look for Saul.
CSB
25 Then he went to Tarsus to search for Saul,

Acts 11:25 Meaning and Commentary

Acts 11:25

Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus
"In Cilicia" to seek Saul; who had been sent thither by the brethren that he might escape the rage of the Grecians, who sought to slay him, ( Acts 9:29 Acts 9:30 ) .

Acts 11:25 In-Context

23 When he arrived and saw what the grace of God had done, he was glad and encouraged them all to remain true to the Lord with all their hearts.
24 He was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and faith, and a great number of people were brought to the Lord.
25 Then Barnabas went to Tarsus to look for Saul,
26 and when he found him, he brought him to Antioch. So for a whole year Barnabas and Saul met with the church and taught great numbers of people. The disciples were called Christians first at Antioch.
27 During this time some prophets came down from Jerusalem to Antioch.

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