Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of Ituraea and of the region of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene,
And when they had bound him, they led him away, and delivered him to Pontius Pilate the governor.
At that time Herod the tetrarch heard of the fame of Jesus,
And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.
But Herod the tetrarch, being reproved by him for Herodias his brother Philip's wife, and for all the evils which Herod had done,
Now Herod the tetrarch heard of all that was done by him: and he was perplexed, because it was said by some, that John was risen from the dead;
For of a truth against your holy child Jesus, whom you have anointed, both Herod, and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles, and the people of Israel, were gathered together,
The scepter shall not depart from Judah, nor a lawgiver from between his feet, until Shiloh comes; and unto him shall the gathering of the people be.
For Herod had laid hold on John, and bound him, and put him in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife.
For Herod himself had sent forth and laid hold upon John, and bound him in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife: for he had married her.
And the whole multitude of them arose, and led him unto Pilate.
When Pilate heard of Galilee, he asked whether the man were a Galilean.
And Pilate gave sentence that it should be as they demanded.
But after two years Porcius Festus came into Felix' position: and Felix, willing to show the Jews a favor, left Paul bound.