Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But after two years Porcius Festus came into Felix' room: and Felix, willing to shew the Jews a pleasure, left Paul bound.

Porcius festus

General references

Bible References

Two

Acts 28:30
After this, Paul staid two whole years in a house he had hired, and gave access to all that visited him,

Porcius festus

Acts 25:1
Three days after his arrival in the province, Festus went from Cesarea to Jerusalem:
Acts 26:24
As he was thus making his defence, Festus broke out into this exclamation, "Paul, you are mad: much study has turn'd your brain."

Willing

Acts 12:3
and perceiving that the Jews were pleas'd with this, he proceeded to secure Peter during the feast of unleavened bread:
Acts 25:9
but Festus willing to oblige the Jews ask'd him, will you consent to go to Jerusalem, and take your trial before me there?
Mark 15:15
Pilate therefore willing to humour the people, released to them Barabbas, and having caused Jesus to be scourg'd, he deliver'd him to be crucified.
Luke 23:24
Pilate determin'd to grant their request.
Galatians 1:10
for do I now act in obedience to men, or to God? or do I seek to please men? if I had hitherto pleased men, I should not have been the servant of Christ.

General references

Matthew 27:15
Now it was customary at that feast for the governor to release a prisoner, such as the people should nominate.
Mark 15:6
Now during the feast, it was customary to release a prisoner, to be nominated by the people.