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Timothy, however, rejoined Paul soon after, being referred to in 17:14. Thus "the gospel of the grace of God" was first planted in Europe, and still it continues to bring forth fruit, even though the glorious message, ever more fully revealed to the apostle of grace, and ever more fully proclaimed by him, has since been perverted and confused with "the gospel of the kingdom" by the very leaders of the Church. 40 Chapter XXX - Acts 17:1-15 CHURCHES ESTABLISHED AT THESSALONICA AND BEREA PAUL AT THESSALONICA "Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where was a synagogue of the Jews: "And Paul, as his manner was, went in unto them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the Scriptures, "Opening and alleging, that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ.

Evidently fearing, among the Gentiles, to give to their hostility a purely Jewish appearance, they stirred up the pagans against the apostles as the Jews from Antioch and Iconium had done at Lystra (Acts 14:19). Here, however, they stooped to even lower levels than had the Jews at Lystra for, taking to themselves certain evil men from among the rabble,26 they "gathered a company, and set all the city on an uproar," assaulting the house of Jason,27 where Paul and Silas had evidently been staying, and seeking to bring them out to the people28 (17:5).

And now the jailor awakens to find all the doors of the prison open and naturally supposes that the prisoners have fled. We have already explained how these Roman keepers were made responsible with their lives for the prisoners entrusted to them (See 12:19) hence it is not strange to find the Philippian jailor, in his distress, drawing his sword to take his life. Suicide, he thinks, is better than disgrace and a cruel execution. But somehow Paul found out or sensed that the jailor was about to take his life and cried aloud from the darkness: "Do thyself no harm: for we are all here" (Ver.

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