Parallel Bible results for Acts 25:21-27

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Acts 25:21-27

NIV 21 When Paul made his appeal to be held over for the Emperor's decision, I ordered him held until I could send him to Caesar." NIV 21 When Paul made his appeal to be held over for the Emperor's decision, I ordered him held until I could send him to Caesar." NIV 22 Then Agrippa said to Festus, "I would like to hear this man myself." He replied, "Tomorrow you will hear him." NIV 22 Then Agrippa said to Festus, "I would like to hear this man myself." He replied, "Tomorrow you will hear him." NIV 23 The next day Agrippa and Bernice came with great pomp and entered the audience room with the high ranking officers and the leading men of the city. At the command of Festus, Paul was brought in. NIV 23 The next day Agrippa and Bernice came with great pomp and entered the audience room with the high ranking officers and the leading men of the city. At the command of Festus, Paul was brought in. NIV 24 Festus said: "King Agrippa, and all who are present with us, you see this man! The whole Jewish community has petitioned me about him in Jerusalem and here in Caesarea, shouting that he ought not to live any longer. NIV 24 Festus said: "King Agrippa, and all who are present with us, you see this man! The whole Jewish community has petitioned me about him in Jerusalem and here in Caesarea, shouting that he ought not to live any longer. NIV 25 I found he had done nothing deserving of death, but because he made his appeal to the Emperor I decided to send him to Rome. NIV 25 I found he had done nothing deserving of death, but because he made his appeal to the Emperor I decided to send him to Rome. NIV 26 But I have nothing definite to write to His Majesty about him. Therefore I have brought him before all of you, and especially before you, King Agrippa, so that as a result of this investigation I may have something to write. NIV 26 But I have nothing definite to write to His Majesty about him. Therefore I have brought him before all of you, and especially before you, King Agrippa, so that as a result of this investigation I may have something to write. NIV 27 For I think it is unreasonable to send on a prisoner without specifying the charges against him." NIV 27 For I think it is unreasonable to send on a prisoner without specifying the charges against him."