Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But when some were stubborn and refused to believe, reviling the Way before the congregation, he left them and took the disciples with him, addressing them every day in the lecture hall of Tyrannus.
To the same apostles also, after his suffering, he presented himself alive with many convincing proofs. He was seen by them over a forty-day period and spoke about matters concerning the kingdom of God.
and immediately he began to proclaim Jesus in the synagogues, saying, "This man is the Son of God."
After they traveled through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a Jewish synagogue.
He addressed both Jews and Greeks in the synagogue every Sabbath, attempting to persuade them.
They set a day to meet with him, and they came to him where he was staying in even greater numbers. From morning until evening he explained things to them, testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to convince them about Jesus from both the law of Moses and the prophets.
Dear friends, although I have been eager to write to you about our common salvation, I now feel compelled instead to write to encourage you to contend earnestly for the faith that was once for all entrusted to the saints.
Some were convinced by what he said, but others refused to believe.