Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Men, why are you doing this? We also are men, of like nature with you, and bring you good news, that you should turn from these vain things to a living God who made the heaven and the earth and the sea and all that is in them.
rescuing you from the Jewish people and from the Gentiles, to whom I am sending you,
1 Corinthians 12:2
You know that when you were pagans, you were led astray to mute idols, however you may have been moved.
Formerly, when you did not know God, you were slaves to those which by nature are no gods.