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Whereupon, O king Agrippa, I was not disobedient unto the heavenly vision:
I esteem myself blessed, King Agrippa, because I shall answer for myself this day before thee concerning all the things of which I am accused of the Jews,
I was not
And he said, O my Lord, send, I pray thee, by the hand of him whom thou wilt send.
The Lord GOD has opened my ear, and I was not rebellious, neither turned away back.
And I said, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name. But he was in my heart as a burning fire and within my bones; I tried to forbear, and I could not.
And thou shalt speak my words unto them, but they will not hear nor forbear, for they are rebels.
And the Spirit lifted me up and took me away, and I went in bitterness, in the heat of my spirit; but the hand of the LORD was strong upon me.
But Jonah rose up to flee unto Tarshish from the presence of the LORD and went down to Joppa, and he found a ship going to Tarshish; so he paid the fare thereof and went down into it, to go with them unto Tarshish fleeing from the presence of the LORD.
to reveal his Son in me that I might preach him among the Gentiles, immediately I did not confer with flesh and blood,
The true witness delivers souls, but the deceitful one speaks lies.
So I opened my mouth, and he caused me to eat that roll.
I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.