And it shall turn to you for a testimony.
] By this means they would have an opportunity of leaving their
testimony for Christ before kings and rulers; and what they
should meet with from them, would be a means of strengthening and
confirming them in the truths of the Gospel; and be a proof and
evidence to them of the certainty of the above things Christ had
said should be accomplished; as well as be for a testimony
against the rulers and governors, Jews, and Gentiles, before whom
they should be convened; see ( Matthew
10:18 ) .