high priest. can i have letters to the synagogues in Damascus so if any there who belonged to the Way, whether men or women, I might take them as prisoners to Jerusalem.
ananias! Go to the house of Judas on Straight Street and ask for a man from Tarsus named Saul, for he is praying. In a vision he has seen a man named Ananias come and place his hands on him to restore his sight.
who are you lord?
i am jesus whom you are persecuting. now get up and go to the city and you will be told what you must do
saul, saul why do you persecute me?!?
Lord I have heard many reports about this man and all the harm he has done to your holy people in Jerusalem and he has come here with authority from the chief priests to arrest all who call on your name.
Go! This man is my chosen instrument to proclaim my name to the Gentiles and their kings and to the people of Israel. I will show him how much he must suffer for my name.
Brother Saul, the Lord—Jesus, who appeared to you on the road as you were coming here—has sent me so that you may see again and be filled with the Holy Spirit.
Jesus is the son of god!!
yes but what he preaches are the teachings of God. He must be good
Isn’t he the man who raised havoc in Jerusalem among those who call on this name? And hasn’t he come here to take them as prisoners to the chief priests?