19serving the Lord with allhumility and with tears and with trials which came upon me athrough1the plots of the Jews ;
20how I 2did not shrink from declaring to you anything that was profitable, and teaching you publicly and bfrom house to house,
21solemnly3testifying to bothJews and Greeks of 4repentancetowardGod and 5faith in our LordJesusChrist.
"And now, behold, bound by the cSpirit, 6I am on my way to Jerusalem, not knowing what will happen to me there ,
23except that 7the HolySpiritsolemnly8testifies to me in everycity, saying that 9bonds and afflictionsawait me.
"But 10I do not consider my life of anyaccount as dear to myself, so that I may 11finish my course and 12the ministrywhich I received from the LordJesus, to 13testifysolemnly of the gospel of 14the grace of God.
"And now, behold, I know that all of you, amongwhom I wentabout15preaching the kingdom, will nolongersee my face.
26"Therefore, I dtestify to you thisday that 16I ameinnocent of the blood of allmen.
"For I 17did not shrink from declaring to you the whole18purpose of God.
"Be on guard for yourselves and for all19the flock, amongwhich the HolySpirit has made you foverseers, to shepherd20the church of Godwhich21He gpurchasedhwith His ownblood.
"I know that after my departure22savagewolves will come in among you, not sparing23the flock ;