Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Timothy 1:13 in English Standard Version "though formerly I was a blasphemer, persecutor, and insolent opponent. But I received mercy because I had acted ignorantly in unbelief," Ac 3:17 “And now, brothers, I know that you acted in ignorance, as did also your rulers. Ac 8:3 But Saul was ravaging the church, and entering house after house, he dragged off men and women and committed them to prison. 1Co 7:25 Now concerning the betrothed, I have no command from the Lord, but I give my judgment as one who by the Lord’s mercy is trustworthy. 2Co 4:1 Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart.