Acts 3:17; Acts 5:35; Acts 15:29; Acts 16:28; Acts 17:7; Acts 19:19; Acts 19:36; Acts 25:11; Acts 25:25; Acts 26:9; Acts 26:20; Acts 26:26; Acts 26:31
And now, brethren, I wot that through ignorance ye did it, as did also your rulers.
And said unto them, Ye men of Israel, take heed to yourselves what ye intend to do as touching these men.
That ye abstain from meats offered to idols, and from blood, and from things strangled, and from fornication: from which if ye keep yourselves, ye shall do well. Fare ye well .
But Paul cried with a loud voice, saying , Do thyself no harm: for we are all here.
Whom Jason hath received : and these all do contrary to the decrees of Caesar, saying that there is another king, one Jesus.
Many of them also which used curious arts brought their books together , and burned them before all men: and they counted the price of them, and found it fifty thousand pieces of silver.
Seeing then that these things cannot be spoken against, ye ought to be quiet , and to do nothing rashly.
For if I be an offender , or have committed any thing worthy of death, I refuse not to die : but if there be none of these things whereof these accuse me, no man may deliver me unto them. I appeal unto Caesar.
But when I found that he had committed nothing worthy of death, and that he himself hath appealed to Augustus, I have determined to send him.
I verily thought with myself, that I ought to do many things contrary to the name of Jesus of Nazareth.
But shewed first unto them of Damascus, and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the coasts of Judaea, and then to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, and do works meet for repentance.
For the king knoweth of these things, before whom also I speak freely : for I am persuaded that none of these things are hidden from him; for this thing was not done in a corner.
And when they were gone aside , they talked between themselves, saying , This man doeth nothing worthy of death or of bonds.