e "'In him we live and move and have our being';
as even some of f your own poets have said,
"'For we are indeed his offspring.'
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
In his hand is the life of every living thing and the breath of all mankind.
But you have lifted up yourself against the Lord of heaven. And the vessels of his house have been brought in before you, and you and your lords, your wives, and your concubines have drunk wine from them. And you have praised the gods of silver and gold, of bronze, iron, wood, and stone, which do not see or hear or know, but the God in whose hand is your breath, and whose are all your ways, you have not honored.
For he who sanctifies and those who are sanctified all have one source. That is why he is not ashamed to call them brothers.
One of the Cretans, a prophet of their own, said, "Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons.