Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And when the people saw what Paul had done, they lifted up their voices, saying in the speech of Lycaonia, The gods are come down to us in the likeness of men.

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Bible References

The gods

Acts 8:10
They all paid attention to him, from the least of them to the greatest, and they said, “This man is called the Great Power of God!”
Acts 12:22
The assembled people began to shout, “It’s the voice of a god and not of a man!”
Acts 28:6
They expected that he would swell up or suddenly drop dead. But after they waited a long time and saw nothing unusual happen to him, they changed their minds and said he was a god.

General references

Acts 3:9
All the people saw him walking and praising God,
Acts 12:22
The assembled people began to shout, “It’s the voice of a god and not of a man!”

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