Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But when Paul had appealed to be reserved unto the hearing of Augustus, I commanded him to be kept till I might send him to Caesar.

Augustus

I commanded

Bible References

Had

Acts 25:10
But Paul said, "I am standing before the emperor's court, where I ought to be tried. I have done the Jews no wrong, as you can easily see.
Acts 26:32
"He might have been set at liberty," said Agrippa to Festus, "if he had not appealed to the emperor."
2 Timothy 4:16
At my first appearance in court no one came to help me; everybody deserted me. May no one lay it up against them!

Augustus

Acts 27:1
When it was decided that we were to sail for Italy, Paul and some other prisoners were turned over to an officer of the Imperial regiment, named Julius.
Luke 2:1
In those days an edict was issued by the Emperor Augustus that a census of the whole world should be taken.

I commanded

Acts 25:12
Then Festus after conferring with the council answered, "You have appealed to the emperor, and to the emperor you shall go!"