Acts 13:27; Acts 26:9; Luke 23:34; John 16:3; 1 Corinthians 2:8; 1 Timothy 1:13

27 For those who live in Jerusalem and their rulers, because ythey did not recognize him nor understand zthe utterances of the prophets, which are read every Sabbath, afulfilled them by condemning him.

bI myself was convinced that I ought to do many things in opposing the name of cJesus of Nazareth.

34 And Jesus said, Father, rforgive them, sfor they know not what they do.1 And they cast lots tto divide his garments.

And they will do these things abecause they have not known the Father, nor me.

None of ithe rulers of this age understood this, for jif they had, they would not have crucified kthe Lord of glory.

13 though formerly I was a blasphemer, zpersecutor, and insolent opponent. But aI received mercy bbecause I had acted ignorantly in unbelief,