Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it came to pass, that after three days Paul called the chief of the Jews together: and when they were come together, he said unto them, Men and brethren, though I have committed nothing against the people, or customs of our fathers, yet was I delivered prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.
Then Paul, earnestly beholding the council, said, Men and brethren, I have lived in all good conscience before God until this day.
Then Paul, after the governor had beckoned unto him to speak, answered, Forasmuch as I know that thou hast been of many years a judge unto this nation, I do the more cheerfully answer for myself;
While he answered for himself, Neither against the law of the Jews, neither against the temple, nor yet against Caesar have I sinned in anything at all.
for indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews; neither have I done anything here that they should put me into the prison.
Then the tribunal came near and took him and commanded him to be bound with two chains and demanded to know who he was and what he had done.
who, when they came to Caesarea and delivered the epistle to the governor, presented Paul also before him.