Five days later Ananias the high priest went down to Caesarea. Some elders and a lawyer named Tertullus went with him. They brought their charges against Paul to the governor.
So Paul was called in. Tertullus began to bring the charges against Paul. He said to Felix, "We have enjoyed a long time of peace while you have been ruling. You are a wise leader. You have made this a better nation.
Most excellent Felix, we gladly admit this everywhere and in every way. And we are very thankful.
I don't want to bother you. But would you be kind enough to listen to us for a short time?
"We have found that Paul is a troublemaker. He stirs up trouble among Jews all over the world. He is a leader of those who follow Jesus of Nazareth.
He even tried to pollute our temple. So we arrested him.