Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
some were becoming hardened and disobedient, speaking evil of the Way before the people, he withdrew from them and took away the disciples, reasoning daily in the school of Tyrannus.
these He also presented Himself alive after His suffering, by many convincing proofs, appearing to them over a period of forty days and speaking of the things concerning the kingdom of God.
and immediately he began to proclaim Jesus
in the synagogues, saying, “He is the Son of God.”
Now when they had traveled through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to
Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews.
And he was reasoning
in the synagogue every Sabbath and trying to persuade Jews and Greeks.
When they had set a day for Paul, they came to him at
his lodging in large numbers; and he was explaining to them by solemnly testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to persuade them concerning Jesus, from both the Law of Moses and from the Prophets, from morning until evening.
Beloved, while I was making every effort to write you about our common salvation, I felt the necessity to write to you appealing that you contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all handed down to the saints.
Some were being persuaded by the things spoken, but others would not believe.