Galatians 1:13

13 For you have heard of my previous way of life in Judaism, how intensely I persecuted the church of God and tried to destroy it.

Read Galatians 1:13 Using Other Translations

For ye have heard of my conversation in time past in the Jews' religion, how that beyond measure I persecuted the church of God, and wasted it:
For you have heard of my former life in Judaism, how I persecuted the church of God violently and tried to destroy it.
You know what I was like when I followed the Jewish religion—how I violently persecuted God’s church. I did my best to destroy it.