Acts 9:17-22

17 Then Ananias went to the house and entered it. Placing his hands on Saul, he said, “Brother Saul, the Lord—Jesus, who appeared to you on the road as you were coming here—has sent me so that you may see again and be filled with the Holy Spirit.”
18 Immediately, something like scales fell from Saul’s eyes, and he could see again. He got up and was baptized,
and after taking some food, he regained his strength.

Saul in Damascus and Jerusalem

19 Saul spent several days with the disciples in Damascus.
20 At once he began to preach in the synagogues that Jesus is the Son of God.
21 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? And hasn’t he come here to take them as prisoners to the chief priests?”
22 Yet Saul grew more and more powerful and baffled the Jews living in Damascus by proving that Jesus is the Messiah.

Cross References 10

  • 1. S Acts 6:6
  • 2. S Luke 1:15
  • 3. S Acts 2:38
  • 4. S Acts 11:26
  • 5. Acts 26:20
  • 6. Acts 13:5,14; Acts 14:1; Acts 17:2,10,17; Acts 18:4,19; Acts 19:8
  • 7. S Matthew 4:3
  • 8. S Acts 8:3
  • 9. ver 14; Galatians 1:13,23
  • 10. S Luke 2:11; Acts 5:42; Acts 17:3; Acts 18:5,28
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