“But whenever they persecute you in one city, flee to the next; for truly I say to you, you will not finish going through the cities of Israel until the Son of Man comes.
“Truly I say to you, there are some of those who are standing here who will not taste death until they see the Son of Man coming in His kingdom.”
Saul was in hearty agreement with putting him to death. And on that day a great persecution began against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles.
The brethren immediately sent Paul and Silas away by night to Berea, and when they arrived, they went into the synagogue of the Jews.
Then immediately the brethren sent Paul out to go as far as the sea; and Silas and Timothy remained there.
Now when they had gone, behold, an angel of the Lord * appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up! Take the Child and His mother and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I tell you; for Herod is going to search for the Child to destroy Him.”
Now when Jesus heard that John had been taken into custody, He withdrew into Galilee;
But the Pharisees went out and conspired against Him, as to how they might destroy Him.
“ Therefore, behold, I am sending you prophets and wise men and scribes; some of them you will kill and crucify, and some of them you will scourge in your synagogues, and persecute from city to city,
For just as the lightning comes from the east and flashes even to the west, so will the coming of the Son of Man be.
And then the sign of the Son of Man will appear in the sky, and then all the tribes of the earth will mourn, and they will see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of the sky with power and great glory.
But if that evil slave says in his heart, ‘My master is not coming for a long time,’
Be on the alert then, for you do not know the day nor the hour.
Jesus *said to him, “.” You have said it yourself; nevertheless I tell you, hereafter you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of Power, and coming on the clouds of heaven
Then they will see with great power and glory. the Son of Man coming in clouds
and they got up and drove Him out of the city, and led Him to the brow of the hill on which their city had been built, in order to throw Him down the cliff.
I tell you that He will bring about justice for them quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, will He find faith on the earth?”
Then they will see the Son of Man coming in a cloud with power and great glory.
After these things Jesus was walking in Galilee, for He was unwilling to walk in Judea because the Jews were seeking to kill Him.
Therefore they were seeking again to seize Him, and He eluded their grasp.
So from that day on they planned together to kill Him.
but their plot became known to Saul. They were also watching the gates day and night so that they might put him to death;
But the Jews incited the devout women of prominence and the leading men of the city, and instigated a persecution against Paul and Barnabas, and drove them out of their district.
they became aware of it and fled to the cities of Lycaonia, Lystra and Derbe, and the surrounding region;
But Jews came from Antioch and Iconium, and having won over the crowds, they stoned Paul and dragged him out of the city, supposing him to be dead.
After the uproar had ceased, Paul sent for the disciples, and when he had exhorted them and taken his leave of them, he left to go to Macedonia.