Acts 26:16-18

Acts 26:16–18 (ASV)

16But arise, and stand upon thy feet: for to this end have I appeared unto thee, to appoint thee a minister and a witness both of the things wherein thou hast seen me, and of the things wherein I will appear unto thee; 17delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom I send thee, 18to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins and an inheritance among them that are sanctified by faith in me.

Scripture Testimony Index stories for this passage

Using the opportunity presented by his daughter's wedding, Pastor Sang Hah Leh spoke against the objectionable marriage customs of his people which made merchandise of girls and poor young men. By the sincerity of his words and of his matching actions, he advocated for a custom that was in the Spirit of the gospel.