New American Standard Bible
And according to Paul's custom, he went to them, and for three Sabbaths reasoned with them from the Scriptures,
King James Bible
And Paul, as his manner was, went in unto them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the scriptures,
Darby Bible Translation
And according to Paul's custom he went in among them, and on three sabbaths reasoned with them from the scriptures,
World English Bible
Paul, as was his custom, went in to them, and for three Sabbath days reasoned with them from the Scriptures,
Young's Literal Translation
and according to the custom of Paul, he went in unto them, and for three sabbaths he was reasoning with them from the Writings,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Reasoned with them - Discoursed to them, or attempted to prove that Jesus was the Messiah. The word used here (διελέγετο dielegeto) often means no more than "to make a public address or discourse." See the notes on Acts 24:25.
Out of the scriptures - By many critics this is connected with the following verse, "Opening and alleging from the scriptures that Christ must needs have suffered, etc." The sense is not varied materially by the change.
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Then Philip opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture he preached Jesus to him.
and immediately he began to proclaim Jesus in the synagogues, saying, "He is the Son of God."
But going on from Perga, they arrived at Pisidian Antioch, and on the Sabbath day they went into the synagogue and sat down.
The brethren immediately sent Paul and Silas away by night to Berea, and when they arrived, they went into the synagogue of the Jews.
So he was reasoning in the synagogue with the Jews and the God-fearing Gentiles, and in the market place every day with those who happened to be present.
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
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