I committed myself to understand, to learn, to search for wisdom and explanations, and to understand both the evil that is foolishness and the stupidity that is delusion.
I'm going down to see whether they've acted according to the protests that have reached me. If not, I wish to know."
The righteous person is cautious with respect to his neighbor, but the lifestyle of the wicked leads them astray.
You must thoroughly investigate and inquire if it is true that this detestable thing exists among you. If it is so,
When it is reported to you or you hear of it, then investigate it thoroughly. When the truth has been established that this detestable thing has been done in Israel,
The judges will investigate thoroughly. If the false witness lies in testifying against his relative,
1 Samuel 14:38
Saul said, "All you army officers are to come here to find out what constitutes this sin today.
"Look! We have thought all this through, and what we've said is true; So please listen and learn for your own good!"
Now then, you and the Council must notify the tribune to bring him down to you on the pretext that you want to look into his case more carefully, but before he arrives we'll be ready to kill him."
He answered, "The Jewish leaders have agreed to ask you to bring Paul down to the Council tomorrow as though they were going to examine his case more carefully.
By examining him for yourself, you will be able to find out from him everything of which we accuse him."
I have nothing reliable to write our Sovereign about him, so I have brought him to all of you, and especially to you, King Agrippa, so that I will have something to write after he is cross-examined.