Acts 9:22-23

22But Saul aincreased all the more in strength, and bconfounded the Jews who lived in Damascus by proving cthat Jesus was the Christ.

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23 dWhen many days had passed, the Jews
The Greek word Ioudaioi refers specifically here to Jewish religious leaders, and others under their influence, who opposed the Christian faith in that time
plotted to kill him,
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