Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
to ask for letters [authorizing him to go] to Damascus and to enter [Jewish] synagogues looking for people of "the Way" [Note: This was a designation for Christians at that time]. And if he found any, whether men or women, he would tie them up and take them to Jerusalem.
And he vowed to her, "I will give you whatever you ask me for, up to one half [the wealth] of my kingdom."
Now Herod was very pleased when he saw Jesus for he had wanted to see Him for a long time. He had heard [things] about Jesus and [now] hoped to see Him perform a miracle.
When daylight came, [a group of] Jews conspired together, agreeing under oath that they would neither eat nor drink until they had killed Paul.
I truly thought within myself [that it was right] to do many things which were opposed to the name of Jesus from Nazareth.
And they will do these things because they have not known [either] the Father or me.
And why should we not say, "Let us do what is wrong so something good will come from it," as some people slanderously claim that we are saying? These people deserve to be condemned.