Even Simon himself believed; and after being baptized, he continued on with Philip, and as he observed signs and great miracles taking place, he was constantly amazed.
The crowds with one accord were giving attention to what was said by Philip, as they heard and saw the signs which he was performing.
God was performing extraordinary miracles by the hands of Paul,
And they remembered that God was their rock,
And the Most High God their Redeemer.
Then they believed His words;
They sang His praise.
“Look among the nations! Observe!
Be astonished! Wonder!
Because I am doing something in your days—
You would not believe if you were told.
These signs will accompany those who have believed: in My name they will cast out demons, they will speak with new tongues;
Those on the rocky soil are those who, when they hear, receive the word with joy; and these have no firm root; they believe for a while, and in time of temptation fall away.
Now when He was in Jerusalem at the Passover, during the feast, many believed in His name, observing His signs which He was doing.
For the Father loves the Son, and shows Him all things that He Himself is doing; and the Father will show Him greater works than these, so that you will marvel.
Jesus answered them, “I did one deed, and you all marvel.
As He spoke these things, many came to believe in Him.
and they were taking note of him as being the one who used to sit at the Beautiful Gate of the temple to beg alms, and they were filled with wonder and amazement at what had happened to him.
You have no part or portion in this matter, for your heart is not right before God.
The next Sabbath nearly the whole city assembled to hear the word of the Lord.
You believe that God is one. You do well; the demons also believe, and shudder.