Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But as some of them were obstinate and refused to believe, finding fault with the Way before the people, he left them, and withdrew the disciples, and held daily discussions in the lecture-room of Tyrannus.
He had shown himself alive to them after he had suffered, in many convincing ways, appearing to them through forty days, and telling them about the Kingdom of God.
and began at once to declare in the synagogues that Jesus was the Son of God.
After passing through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they reached Thessalonica, where the Jews had a synagogue.
Every Sabbath he would preach in the synagogue, and try to convince both Jews and Greeks.
So they fixed a day, and came in even larger numbers to the place where he was staying, and from morning till night he explained to them the Kingdom of God and gave his testimony, trying to convince them about Jesus from the Law of Moses and the Prophets.
Dear friends, I was just on the point of writing to you about our common salvation, when it became necessary for me to write and appeal to you to come to the defense of the faith that has once for all been intrusted to God's people.
Some of them were convinced by what he said, but others would not believe.