Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For I am the least of the apostles, that am not meet to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God.

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Because

Acts 8:3
as for Saul, he made havock of the Church, entring into their houses, whence he dragg'd away both men and women, to throw them into prison.
Acts 9:1
Saul still breathing out nothing but threats and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord,
Acts 22:4
for I persecuted this sect even to death, throwing them into chains and prisons both men and women:
Acts 26:9
I myself too once thought myself oblig'd strenuously to oppose the professors of Jesus the Nazarene, as I actually did at Jerusalem,
Galatians 1:13
you have heard of my former behaviour, whilst I was of the Jewish religion, with what excessive violence I persecuted the church of God, and laid it waste:
Philippians 3:6
if zeal is to be regarded, I persecuted the church; if the integrity prescrib'd by the law, I am without reproach;
1 Timothy 1:13
who was before a blasphemer, and a violent persecutor; but I obtained mercy, because I acted thro' ignorance in incrudelity.

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Luke 17:10
so when you have done all that you were commanded to do, say, we are unprofitable servants; we have only done what was our duty to do.
Acts 8:3
as for Saul, he made havock of the Church, entring into their houses, whence he dragg'd away both men and women, to throw them into prison.