And Elymas the magician withstood them, (for so was his name interpreted,) seeking to turn the proconsul from the faith.
And having passed through the island to Paphos, they found a certain magician, a false prophet, a Jew, the name to him Barjesus:
And as Jannes and Jambres withstood Moses, so also these have withstood the truth: men corrupted in mind, not tried concerning the faith.
And Pharaoh also will call to the wise men and to the magicians; and the sacred scribes of Egypt, they also will do so with their enchantments.
And Zedekiah the son of Chenaanah will come near, and strike Micaiah upon the cheek, saying, Where passed the spirit of Jehovah from me to speak to thee?
And it will be in this year, in the beginning of the reign of Zedekiah king of Judah, in the fourth year, in the fifth month, Hananiah son of Azur the prophet which was from the hill, said to me in the house of Jehovah, before the eyes of the priests, and all the people, saying,
And Hananiah the prophet will take the yoke from off the neck of Jeremiah the prophet, and break it.
And to Shemaiah the Nehelamite thou shalt say, saying,
He first finds his own brother Simon, and says to him, We have found Messias, which is, being interpreted, Christ.
And the word of God increased: and the number of disciples was multiplied greatly in Jerusalem; and a great crowd of priests listened to the faith.
And a certain man, Simon by name, was before in the city using magic, and astonishing the nation of Samaria, saying himself to be somebody great:
And in Joppa was a certain disciple by name Tabitha, which interpreted is called Dorcas: she was full of good works and alms which she did.
Then the proconsul having seen that done, he believed, being struck with amazement at the teaching of the Lord.
Alexander the coppersmith showed me much evil: (may the Lord give back to him according to his works:)