Acts 24:15-25 NIV

15 and I have the same hope in God as these men, that there will be a resurrection1 of both the righteous and the wicked.2

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16 So I strive always to keep my conscience clear3 before God and man.

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17 "After an absence of several years, I came to Jerusalem to bring my people gifts for the poor4 and to present offerings.
18 I was ceremonially clean5 when they found me in the temple courts doing this. There was no crowd with me, nor was I involved in any disturbance.6

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19 But there are some Jews from the province of Asia,7 who ought to be here before you and bring charges if they have anything against me.8

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20 Or these who are here should state what crime they found in me when I stood before the Sanhedrin--
21 unless it was this one thing I shouted as I stood in their presence: 'It is concerning the resurrection of the dead that I am on trial before you today.' "9

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22 Then Felix, who was well acquainted with the Way,10 adjourned the proceedings. "When Lysias the commander comes," he said, "I will decide your case."

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23 He ordered the centurion to keep Paul under guard11 but to give him some freedom12 and permit his friends to take care of his needs.13

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24 Several days later Felix came with his wife Drusilla, who was a Jewess. He sent for Paul and listened to him as he spoke about faith in Christ Jesus.14

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25 As Paul discoursed on righteousness, self-control15 and the judgment16 to come, Felix was afraid17 and said, "That's enough for now! You may leave. When I find it convenient, I will send for you."

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