And they that conducted Paul brought him unto Athens: and receiving a commandment unto Silas and Timotheus for to come to him with all speed, they departed.
Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry.
Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars' hill, and said, Ye
men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious.
After these things Paul departed from Athens, and came to Corinth;
1 Thessalonians 3:1
Wherefore when we could no longer forbear, we thought it good to be left at Athens alone;