Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
for he powerfully refuted the Jews in public argument, proving to them from the Scriptures that Jesus is the Messiah.
"Therefore let the whole House of Israel know assuredly that Gods has made him both Lord and Christ, this Jesus whom you have crucified."
But Saul gained more and more influence, and kept putting the Jews who lived in Damascus to confusion by his proof that Jesus was the Christ.
"when he charged us to preach to the people, and to testify that this was he whom God ordained to be the judge of the living and of the dead.
explaining and quoting passages to prove that the Messiah had to suffer and to rise again from the dead and that "This Jesus whom I am proclaiming unto you is the Messiah."
testifying both to Jews and Greeks repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.
"and you to shall bear witness because you have been with me from the first.
1 Peter 5:12
By Sylvanus, a faithful brother of yours, as I suppose, I have written you briefly, to comfort you, and to testify that this is the true grace of God. In this stand fast.