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Then Festus, when he had conferred with the council, answered, Hast thou appealed unto Caesar? unto Caesar shalt thou go.
Unto caesar shalt
But when Paul appealed to be kept for the decision of Augustus, I commanded him to be kept until I might send him to Caesar.
Now when these things were fulfilled, Paul decided in the spirit, after passing through Macedonia and Achaia, to go to Jerusalem, having said, After becoming there, I must also see Rome.
And the following night the Lord, having stood by him, said, Cheer up, Paul, for as thou have testified these things about me at Jerusalem, so thou must testify also at Rome.
And Agrippa said to Festus, This man could have been released, if he had not appealed Caesar.
And when it was determined for us to sail for Italy, they delivered both Paul and some other prisoners to a centurion named Julius, of the band of Augustus.
And when we came to Rome, the centurion delivered the prisoners to the commandant, but Paul was allowed to dwell by himself with the soldier who guarded him.
Surely the inward thought of man shall praise thee, even the residue of inward thought will observe a festival to thee.
declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not [yet] done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure,
Who is he that says, and it comes to pass, when LORD does not command it?
And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing, and he does according to his will in the army of heaven, and among the inhabitants of the earth. And none can stay his hand, or say to him, What are thou doing?
Having therefore completed this, and having sealed this fruit for them, I will depart by you to Spain.
But I want you to know, brothers, that the things in respect to me have come more for the advancement of the good-news,