Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Acts 8:3 in English Standard Version "But Saul was ravaging the church, and entering house after house, he dragged off men and women and committed them to prison." Ac 9:1 But Saul, still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest Ac 9:13 But Ananias answered, “Lord, I have heard from many about this man, how much evil he has done to your saints at Jerusalem. Ac 9:21 And all who heard him were amazed and said, “Is not this the man who made havoc in Jerusalem of those who called upon this name? And has he not come here for this purpose, to bring them bound before the chief priests?” Ac 22:4 I persecuted this Way to the death, binding and delivering to prison both men and women, Ac 22:19 And I said, ‘Lord, they themselves know that in one synagogue after another I imprisoned and beat those who believed in you. Ac 26:10 And I did so in Jerusalem. I not only locked up many of the saints in prison after receiving authority from the chief priests, but when they were put to death I cast my vote against them. 1Co 15:9 For I am the least of the apostles, unworthy to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God. Ga 1:13 For you have heard of my former life in Judaism, how I persecuted the church of God violently and tried to destroy it. Php 3:6 as to zeal, a persecutor of the church; as to righteousness under the law, blameless. 1Ti 1:13 though formerly I was a blasphemer, persecutor, and insolent opponent. But I received mercy because I had acted ignorantly in unbelief, Jas 2:6 But you have dishonored the poor man. Are not the rich the ones who oppress you, and the ones who drag you into court?