THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

Acts (Author Luke)

8:1And Saul was consenting unto his death. And at that time there was a great persecution against the church which was at Jerusalem; and they were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judaea and Samaria, except the apostles.

8:2And devout men carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him.

8:3As for Saul, he made havock of the church, entering into every house, and haling men and women committed them to prison.

1 Thessalonians (Author Paul)

2:14For ye, brethren, became followers of the churches of God which in Judaea are in Christ Jesus: for ye also have suffered like things of your own countrymen, even as they have of the Jews:

2:15Who both killed the Lord Jesus, and their own prophets, and have persecuted us; and they please not God, and are contrary to all men:



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