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But even after that we had suffered before, and were shamefully entreated, as ye know, at Philippi, we were bold in our God to speak unto you the gospel of God with much contention.
They therefore went their way from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to be dishonoured for the name.
and thence to Philippi, which is the first city of that part of Macedonia, a colony. And we were staying in that city certain days.
2 Timothy 1:12
For which cause also I suffer these things; but I am not ashamed; for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep for that day the deposit I have entrusted to him.
and others underwent trial of mockings and scourgings, yea, and of bonds and imprisonment.
looking stedfastly on Jesus the leader and completer of faith: who, in view of the joy lying before him, endured the cross, having despised the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
1 Peter 2:14
or to rulers as sent by him, for vengeance on evildoers, and praise to them that do well.
And there arose up certain of those of the synagogue called of freedmen, and of Cyrenians, and of Alexandrians, and of those of Cilicia and Asia, disputing with Stephen.
And certain persons, having come down from Judaea, taught the brethren, If ye shall not have been circumcised according to the custom of Moses, ye cannot be saved.
And according to Paul's custom he went in among them, and on three sabbaths reasoned with them from the scriptures,
And entering into the synagogue, he spoke boldly during three months, reasoning and persuading the things concerning the kingdom of God.
Only conduct yourselves worthily of the glad tidings of the Christ, in order that whether coming and seeing you, or absent, I may hear of what concerns you, that ye stand firm in one spirit, with one soul, labouring together in the same conflict with the faith of the glad tidings;
For I would have you know what combat I have for you, and those in Laodicea, and as many as have not seen my face in flesh;
Beloved, using all diligence to write to you of our common salvation, I have been obliged to write to you exhorting you to contend earnestly for the faith once delivered to the saints.