Acts 10:21; Acts 13:28; Acts 22:24; Acts 23:28; Acts 25:18; Acts 25:27; Acts 28:18; Acts 28:20
Peter went down to the men and said, "Behold, I am the one you are looking for; what is the reason for which you have come?"
"And though they found no ground for putting Him to death, they asked Pilate that He be executed.
the commander ordered him to be brought into the barracks, stating that he should be examined by scourging so that he might find out the reason why they were shouting against him that way.
"And wanting to ascertain the charge for which they were accusing him, I brought him down to their Council;
"When the accusers stood up, they began bringing charges against him not of such crimes as I was expecting,
"For it seems absurd to me in sending a prisoner, not to indicate also the charges against him."
"And when they had examined me, they were willing to release me because there was no ground for putting me to death.
"For this reason, therefore, I requested to see you and to speak with you, for I am wearing this chain for the sake of the hope of Israel."