To The Jew First
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For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believes; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.
For in it is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith: as it is written, The just shall live by faith.
And unto the Jews I became as a Jew, that I might gain the Jews; to them that are under the law, as under the law, that I might gain them that are under the law;
That word, I say, you know, which was published throughout all Judea, and began from Galilee, after the baptism which John preached;
And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
But you shall receive power, after the Holy Spirit has come upon you: and you shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.
Then Paul and Barnabas grew bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you: but seeing you put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles.
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