Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Which was with the deputy of the country, Sergius Paulus, a prudent man; who called for Barnabas and Saul, and desired to hear the word of God.

Bible References

The deputy

Acts 13:12
Then the governor, seeing what had happened, believed, and was thunderstruck at the Lord's teaching.
Acts 18:12
While Gallio was governor of Greece the Jews made a concerted attack upon Paul, and brought him before the governor.
Acts 19:38
If Demetrius and his fellow-craftsmen have a charge to bring against anyone, there are the courts and the governors; let them take legal action.

A prudent

Acts 17:11
The Jews there were more high-minded than those at Thessalonica, and received the message with great eagerness and studied the Scriptures every day, to find out whether it was true.
1 Thessalonians 5:21
but test them all, retaining what is good