They spent some time there, speaking fearlessly and relying upon the Lord, who bore witness to his gracious message by letting signs and wonders be done by them.
while God himself corroborated their testimony with signs, portents, and various wonders, and by impartations of the holy Spirit when he saw fit.
Now I commit you to the Lord, and to the message of his favor, which will build you up and give you a place among those whom God has consecrated.
And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them and confirmed their message by the signs that attended it.
And now, Lord, take note of their threats, and give your slaves the power to utter your message fearlessly,
Jesus said to him, "Unless you see signs and marvels you will never believe!"
"Men of Israel, listen to what I say. Jesus of Nazareth, as you know, was a man whom God commended to you by the wonders, portents, and signs that God did right among you through him.
They would all meet together in Solomon's Colonnade.
We and the holy Spirit which God has given to those who obey him are witnesses to these things."
Then Paul and Barnabas spoke out plainly, and said, "God's message had to be told to you first, but since you thrust it off and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, we now turn to the heathen.
One night the Lord said to Paul in a vision, "Do not be afraid! Go on speaking and do not give up,
This went on for two years, so that everyone who lived in Asia, Greeks as well as Jews, heard the Lord's message.
But my life does not matter, if I can only finish my race and do the service intrusted to me by the Lord Jesus, of declaring the good news of God's favor.
For I am not ashamed of the good news, for it is God's power for the salvation of everyone who has faith, of the Jew first and then of the Greek.
But I shall stay in Ephesus until the Harvest Festival,
Use every kind of prayer and entreaty, and at every opportunity pray in the Spirit. Be on the alert about it; devote yourselves constantly to prayer for all God's people
We had just been through ill-treatment and insults at Philippi, as you remember, but, in the face of great opposition, we took courage by the help of our God, and told you God's good news.