‘Prepare the way for the Lord’s coming! Clear the road for him!’”
“And now we are here to bring you this Good News. The promise was made to our ancestors, and God has now fulfilled it for us, their descendants, by raising Jesus.”
“We can see that God has also given the Gentiles the privilege of repenting of their sins and receiving eternal life.”
As he was approaching Damascus on this mission, a light from heaven suddenly shone down around him. He fell to the ground and heard a voice saying to him, “Saul! Saul! Why are you persecuting me?”
But the believers who were scattered preached the Good News about Jesus wherever they went.
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“And now, O Lord, hear their threats, and give us, your servants, great boldness in preaching your word. Stretch out your hand with healing power; may miraculous signs and wonders be done through the name of your holy servant Jesus.”