Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They are advocating practices which it is against the law for us as Romans to adopt or observe."
Paul said in his own defense, "I have committed no offense against the Jewish Law or the Temple or the emperor."
and they made this charge against him: "Here is a man whom we have found misleading our nation, and forbidding the payment of taxes to the emperor, and claiming to be an anointed king himself."
This made Pilate try to find a way to let him go, but the Jews shouted, "If you let him go, you are no friend of the emperor's! Anyone who calls himself a king utters treason against the emperor!"
1 Peter 2:15
For it is the will of God that by doing right you should silence the ignorant charges of foolish people.
And he said to them, "Whenever you go to stay at a house, remain in it till you leave that place.