“Do not think that I came to bring peace on the earth; I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.
“I have come to cast fire upon the earth; and how I wish it were already kindled!
But when the Jews saw the crowds, they were filled with jealousy and began contradicting the things spoken by Paul, and were blaspheming.
Some of the people therefore, when they heard these words, were saying, “This certainly is the Prophet.”
But the Jews who disbelieved stirred up the minds of the Gentiles and embittered them against the brethren.
But the people of the city were divided; and some sided with the Jews, and some with the apostles.
Woe to me, my mother, that you have borne me
As a man of strife and a man of contention to all the land!
I have not lent, nor have men lent money to me,
Yet everyone curses me.