Acts 24:1-6 NAS

Paul before Felix

1 After 1five days the high priest 2Ananias came down with some elders, awith an battorney named Tertullus, and they cbrought charges to 3the governor against Paul.

References for Acts 24:1

    • ʄ 24:1 - Lit "and"
    • ʅ 24:1 - Lit "orator"
    • ʆ 24:1 - Or "presented their evidence" or "case"
      2 After Paul had been summoned, Tertullus began to accuse him, saying to the governor, "S ince we have through you attained much peace, and since by your providence reforms are being carried out for this nation,
      3 we acknowledge this in every way and everywhere, 4most excellent Felix, with all thankfulness.

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      4 "But, that I may not weary you any further *, I beg you dto grant us, by your kindness, a brief hearing.

      References for Acts 24:4

        • ʇ 24:4 - Lit "to hear...briefly"
          5 "For we have found this man a real pest and a fellow who stirs up dissension among all the Jews throughout ethe world, and a ringleader of the 5sect of the Nazarenes.

          References for Acts 24:5

            • ʈ 24:5 - Lit "the inhabited earth"
              6 "And he even tried to 6desecrate the temple; and fthen we arrested him. [gWe wanted to judge him according to our own Law.

              References for Acts 24:6

                • ʉ 24:6 - Lit "also"
                • ʊ 24:6 - The early mss do not contain the remainder of v 6, v 7, nor the first part of v 8