Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
concession against Paul, that he might have him brought to Jerusalem (at the same time, setting an ambush to kill him on the way).
When he saw that it
pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest Peter also. Now it was during the days of Unleavened Bread.
But after two years had passed, Felix
was succeeded by Porcius Festus, and wishing to do the Jews a favor, Felix left Paul imprisoned.
Wishing to satisfy the crowd, Pilate released Barabbas for them, and after having Jesus
scourged, he handed Him over to be crucified.