And when it was disclosed to me that there would be a plot against the man, I sent him to you at once, ordering his accusers also to state before you what they have against him."
So the soldiers, according to their instructions, took Paul and brought him by night to Antip'atris.
And on the morrow they returned to the barracks, leaving the horsemen to go on with him.
When they came to Caesare'a and delivered the letter to the governor, they presented Paul also before him.
On reading the letter, he asked to what province he belonged. When he learned that he was from Cili'cia
he said, "I will hear you when your accusers arrive." And he commanded him to be guarded in Herod's praetorium.
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