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And Saul, yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, went unto the high priest,
And the Lord said to him, Rise up and go into the street which is called Straight, and seek in the house of Judas one by name Saul, he is of Tarsus: for, behold, he is praying,
and having cast him out of the city, they stoned him. And the witnesses laid aside their clothes at the feet of a young man called Saul.
But Saul ravaged the assembly, entering into the houses one after another, and dragging off both men and women delivered them up to prison.
I am a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city, at the feet of Gamaliel, educated according to the exactness of the law of our fathers, being zealous for God, as ye are all this day;
I indeed myself thought that I ought to do much against the name of Jesus the Nazaraean.
1 Corinthians 15:9
For I am the least of the apostles, who am not fit to be called apostle, because I have persecuted the assembly of God.
For ye have heard what was my conversation formerly in Judaism, that I excessively persecuted the assembly of God, and ravaged it;
as to zeal, persecuting the assembly; as to righteousness which is in the law, found blameless;
1 Timothy 1:13
who before was a blasphemer and persecutor, and an insolent overbearing man: but mercy was shewn me because I did it ignorantly, in unbelief.
Deliver me not over to the will of mine adversaries; for false witnesses are risen up against me, and such as breathe out violence.
They say, Come, and let us cut them off from being a nation, and let the name of Israel be mentioned no more.