Simon Magus and Selling Salvation

the Dark Mirror: Reflections for Flawed Christians

Been doing a little reading. First, got back to work on some Hebrew. Need to be most consistent. MUCH more consistent.

Then… I found something… interesting….

At least to me!

Acts 8:9-24English Standard Version (ESV)
Simon the Magician Believes

9 But there was a man named Simon, who had previously practiced magic in the city and amazed the people of Samaria, saying that he himself was somebody great. 10 They all paid attention to him, from the least to the greatest, saying, “This man is the power of God that is called Great.” 11 And they paid attention to him because for a long time he had amazed them with his magic. 12 But when they believed Philip as he preached good news about the kingdom of God and the name of Jesus Christ, they were baptized, both men and women. 13 Even Simon himself believed, and after being baptized…

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