that I may be rescued from those who are disobedient in Judea, and that my service for Jerusalem may prove acceptable to the saints;
and that we will be rescued from perverse and evil men; for not all have faith.
begging us with much urging for the favor of participation in the support of the saints,
but now, I am going to Jerusalem serving the saints.
For it is superfluous for me to write to you about this ministry to the saints;
After we arrived in Jerusalem, the brethren received us gladly.
the commander ordered him to be brought into the barracks, stating that he should be examined by scourging so that he might find out the reason why they were shouting against him that way.
When it was day, the Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves under an oath, saying that they would neither eat nor drink until they had killed Paul.
After five days the high priest Ananias came down with some elders, with an attorney named Tertullus, and they brought charges to the governor against Paul.
And the chief priests and the leading men of the Jews brought charges against Paul, and they were urging him,
Festus *said, “King Agrippa, and all you gentlemen here present with us, you see this man about whom all the people of the Jews appealed to me, both at Jerusalem and here, loudly declaring that he ought not to live any longer.
who both killed the Lord Jesus and the prophets, and drove us out. They are not pleasing to God, but hostile to all men,
persecutions, and sufferings, such as happened to me at Antioch, at Iconium and at Lystra; what persecutions I endured, and out of them all the Lord rescued me!
But the Lord stood with me and strengthened me, so that through me the proclamation might be fully accomplished, and that all the Gentiles might hear; and I was rescued out of the lion’s mouth.