1 Thess. 1:9 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian An Answer to the Jews
, quitting the idols which formerly it used slavishly to serve, has been converted to the same God from whom Israel, as we have above related, had departed.
1 Thess. 1:9 - NIV, NAB - in Tertullian On the Resurrection of the Flesh
For we read: "How ye turned from idols to serve the living and true God, and to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead, even Jesus."