Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But they said, Not while the feast is going on, for fear of trouble among the people.
Now at the feast every year he let one prisoner go free at their request.
And so I will give him punishment and let him go.
Pilate said to him, True? what is true? Having said this he went out again to the Jews and said to them, I see no wrong in him.
But after two years Porcius Festus took the place of Felix, who, desiring to have the approval of the Jews, kept Paul in chains.
But Festus, desiring to get the approval of the Jews, said to Paul, Will you go up to Jerusalem, and be judged before me there in connection with these things?