16 i "I persecuted this Way to the death, binding and delivering into prisons both men and women, 18and saw Him saying to me, ‘Make haste and get out of Jerusalem quickly, for they will not receive your testimony concerning Me.’ 2 And when they heard that he spoke to them in the b Hebrew language, they kept all the more silent. 21 Acts 22, New King James Version (NKJV) “Brethren#Acts 7:2 and fathers, hear my defense before you now.” And when they heard that he spoke to them in the #Acts … 5 Does Acts 22:16 teach that baptism is necessary for salvation? "as also the high priest bears me witness, and j all the council of the elders, k from whom I also received letters to the brethren, and went to Damascus l to bring in chains even those who were there to Jerusalem to be punished. 3:6; 1 Tim. "And since I could not see for the glory of that light, being led by the hand of those who were with me, I came into Damascus. Sign Up or Login, To Create and Search Notes: 21Then He said to me, ‘Depart, for I will send you far from here to the Gentiles.’ ”, 22And they listened to him until this word, and then they raised their voices and said, “Away with such a fellow from the earth, for he is not fit to live!” He’s not fit to live!”, 23 As they were shouting and throwing off their cloaks and flinging dust into the air, 24 the commander ordered that Paul be taken into the barracks. “This man is a Roman citizen.”, 27 The commander went to Paul and asked, “Tell me, are you a Roman citizen?”, 28 Then the commander said, “I had to pay a lot of money for my citizenship.”. Then he … What’s the test of loving one another? 16And now why are you waiting? 28 1 "Brethren a and fathers, hear my defense before you now.". 16 And now what are you waiting for? 9 All rights reserved. The commander answered, "With a large sum I obtained this citizenship." 24 You can cancel anytime during the trial period. You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. 19So I said, ‘Lord, they know that in every synagogue I imprisoned and beat those who believe on You. 1:13, Acts 2:38; 1 Cor. Why does Paul tell the Jewish people that God told him to go to the gentiles and not to them? The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. 15 And He said to me, 'I am Jesus of Nazareth, whom you are persecuting. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. Get up, be baptized and wash your sins away, calling on his name.’, 17 “When I returned to Jerusalem and was praying at the temple, I fell into a trance 18 and saw the Lord speaking to me. 10So I said, ‘What shall I do, Lord?’ And the Lord said to me, ‘Arise and go into Damascus, and there you will be told all things which are appointed for you to do.’ Try Bible Gateway Plus free for 30 days. The next day, because he wanted to know for certain why he was accused by the Jews, he released him from his bonds, and commanded the chief priests and all their council to appear, and brought Paul down and set him before them. 14 Then he said, ‘The God of our fathers has chosen you that you should know His will, and see the Just One, and hear the voice of His mouth. ", Then the commander came and said to him, "Tell me, are you a Roman?" 3“I am indeed a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, taught according to the strictness of our fathers’ law, and was zealous toward God as you all are today. 3:7, 8; 1 Tim. Then the commander came and said to him, "Tell me, are you a Roman?" “What are you going to do?” he asked. "And since I could not see for the glory of that light, being led by the hand of those who were with me, I came into Damascus. 11And since I could not see for the glory of that light, being led by the hand of those who were with me, I came into Damascus. 23 Arise and be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on the name of the Lord.’, 17 “Now it happened, when I returned to Jerusalem and was praying in the temple, that I was in a trance 18 and saw Him saying to me, ‘Make haste and get out of Jerusalem quickly, for they will not receive your testimony concerning Me.’ 19 So I said, ‘Lord, they know that in every synagogue I imprisoned and beat those who believe on You. Acts 22:1–30 22 “Brethren a and fathers, hear my defense before you now.” 2 And when they heard that he spoke to them in the b Hebrew language, they kept all the more silent. 14 And they listened to him until this word, and then they raised their voices and said. 30 The next day, because he wanted to know for certain why he was accused by the Jews, he released him from his bonds, and commanded the chief priests and all their council to appear, and brought Paul down and set him before them. "And I fell to the ground and heard a voice saying to me, 'Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting Me?' How can our response to current challenges/events, such as COVID, racism, and the election impact our kids? 2And when they heard that he spoke to them in the Hebrew language, they kept all the more silent. "And n those who were with me indeed saw the light 1 and were afraid, but they did not hear the voice of Him who spoke to me. 8 New King James Version (NKJV) Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Acts 22:16 ". The next day, because he wanted to know for certain why he was accused by the Jews, he released him from his bonds, and commanded the chief priests and all their council to appear, and brought Paul down and set him before them. Arise and be baptized. 30 Don't have an account? 5:26]; Heb. And Paul said, "But I was born a citizen." Upgrade, and get the most out of your new account. “ ‘Get up,’ the Lord said, ‘and go into Damascus. Paul’s Defense at Jerusalem - “Brethren and fathers, hear my defense before you now.” And when they heard that he spoke to them in the Hebrew language, they kept all the more silent. I even obtained letters from them to their associates in Damascus, and went there to bring these people as prisoners to Jerusalem to be punished. 20 And when the blood of your martyr[a] Stephen was shed, I stood there giving my approval and guarding the clothes of those who were killing him.’, 21 “Then the Lord said to me, ‘Go; I will send you far away to the Gentiles.’ ”, 22 The crowd listened to Paul until he said this. "Then he said, r 'The God of our fathers s has chosen you that you should t know His will, and u see the Just One, v and hear the voice of His mouth.