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24 topical index results for “persecute”

PAUL » Visits Iconium, and preaches to the Jews and non-Jews; is persecuted; escapes to Lystra; goes to Derbe (Acts 14:1-6)
PAUL » Persecuted, beaten, and cast into prison with Silas; sings songs of praise in the prison; an earthquake shakes the prison; he preaches to the alarmed jailer, who believes, and is immersed along with his household (Acts 16:19-34)
PAUL » Persecuted by the Jews who come from Thessalonica; is escorted by some of the brethren to Athens (Acts 17:13-15)
PAUL » Persecuted by Jews, drawn before the deputy, charged with wicked lewdness; accusation dismissed; takes his leave after many days, and sails to Syria, accompanied by Aquila and Priscilla (Acts 18:12-18)
PAUL » The spread of the gospel through his preaching interferes with the makers of idols; he is persecuted, and a great uproar of the city is created; the town clerk appeases the people; dismisses the accusation against Paul, and disperses the people (Acts 19:23-41; 2 Corinthians 1:8; 2 Timothy 4:14)
BLASPHEMY » INSTANCES OF » The early Christians, persecuted by Saul of Tarsus, compelled to blaspheme the name of Jesus (Acts 26:11; 1 Timothy 1:13)
JESUS, THE CHRIST » HISTORY OF » Heals an immobile man at the pool of Bethesda (the best mss. have "Bethzatha") on the Sabbath day; is persecuted, and makes his defense ( John 5)
OBADIAH » The governor of Ahab's house » Conceals one-hundred prophets persecuted by Jezebel in a cave (1 Kings 18:3,4)
OPINION, PUBLIC » Feared by » Chief preists, who feared to further persecute the disciples (Acts 4:21;5:26)
(The function he served was superior to that of ot » MISCELLANEOUS FACTS CONCERNING » Persecute the disciples (Acts 22:5)

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