Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
One day they conducted him to the Areopagus, and said to him, may we know what this new doctrine is, which you publish?
While Paul was expecting them at Athens, he was grieved to the soul to see the whole city o'er-spread with idols.
at length the town-clerk appeased the people, and thus began, "who is there, O Ephesians, that does not know, that the city of Ephesus is the guardian of the temple of the great Diana, and of her statue, which fell from heaven:
they objected certain articles that related only to their superstition, and to one Jesus that was dead, but Paul asserted he was alive.