But when I found that he had committed nothing worthy of
Which was a public testimony of the apostle's innocence, to the great mortification of his enemies, some of whom might be present; a like testimony was given of him by Lysias, ( Acts 23:29 ) .
And that he himself hath appealed unto Augustus;
the Emperor Nero; see ( Acts 25:21 ) .
I have determined to send him;
having had the opinion of his council upon it.