Bible: Acts 9:22-26

9:22 But Saul became more and more capable, 1  and was causing consternation 2  among the Jews who lived in Damascus by proving 3  that Jesus 4  is the Christ. 5 

Saul’s Escape from Damascus

9:23 Now after some days had passed, the Jews plotted 6  together to kill him, 9:24 but Saul learned of their plot against him. 7  They were also watching 8  the city gates 9  day and night so that they could kill him. 9:25 But his disciples took him at night and let him down through an opening 10  in the wall by lowering him in a basket. 11 

Saul Returns to Jerusalem

9:26 When he arrived in Jerusalem, 12  he attempted to associate 13  with the disciples, and they were all afraid of him, because they did not believe 14  that he was a disciple.

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