To The Jew First
Most Relevant Verses
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is God’s power for salvation to everyone who believes, first to the Jew, and also to the Greek.
For in it God’s righteousness is revealed from faith to faith, just as it is written: The righteous will live by faith.
To the Jews I became like a Jew, to win Jews; to those under the law, like one under the law—though I myself am not under the law—to win those under the law.
You know the events that took place throughout Judea, beginning from Galilee after the baptism that John preached:
and repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come on you, and you will be My witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”
Then Paul and Barnabas boldly said: “It was necessary that God’s message be spoken to you first. But since you reject it and consider yourselves unworthy of eternal life, we now turn to the Gentiles!
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