Acts 6:13; Acts 7:53; Acts 13:15; Acts 13:39; Acts 15:5; Acts 18:13; Acts 18:15; Acts 21:20; Acts 21:24; Acts 21:28; Acts 22:3; Acts 22:12; Acts 23:3; Acts 23:29; Acts 24:6; Acts 24:14; Acts 25:8; Acts 28:23
They put forward false witnesses who said, "This man incessantly speaks against this holy place and the Law;
you who received the law as ordained by angels, and yet did not keep it."
After the reading of the Law and the Prophets the synagogue officials sent to them, saying, "Brethren , if you have any word of exhortation for the people, say it."
and through Him everyone who believes is freed from all things, from which you could not be freed through the Law of Moses.
But some of the sect of the Pharisees who had believed stood up, saying, "It is necessary to circumcise them and to direct them to observe the Law of Moses."
saying, "This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law."
but if there are questions about words and names and your own law, look after it yourselves; I am unwilling to be a judge of these matters."
And when they heard it they began glorifying God; and they said to him, "You see, brother, how many thousands there are among the Jews of those who have believed, and they are all zealous for the Law;
take them and purify yourself along with them, and pay their expenses so that they may shave their heads; and all will know that there is nothing to the things which they have been told about you, but that you yourself also walk orderly, keeping the Law.
crying out, "Men of Israel, come to our aid! This is the man who preaches to all men everywhere against our people and the Law and this place; and besides he has even brought Greeks into the temple and has defiled this holy place."
"I am a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city, educated under Gamaliel, strictly according to the law of our fathers, being zealous for God just as you all are today.
"A certain Ananias, a man who was devout by the standard of the Law, and well spoken of by all the Jews who lived there,
Then Paul said to him, "God is going to strike you, you whitewashed wall! Do you sit to try me according to the Law, and in violation of the Law order me to be struck?"
and I found him to be accused over questions about their Law, but under no accusation deserving death or imprisonment.
"And he even tried to desecrate the temple; and then we arrested him. [We wanted to judge him according to our own Law.
"But this I admit to you, that according to the Way which they call a sect I do serve the God of our fathers, believing everything that is in accordance with the Law and that is written in the Prophets;
while Paul said in his own defense, "I have committed no offense either against the Law of the Jews or against the temple or against Caesar."
When they had set a day for Paul, they came to him at his lodging in large numbers; and he was explaining to them by solemnly testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to persuade them concerning Jesus, from both the Law of Moses and from the Prophets, from morning until evening.