"But God raised Him up again, putting an end to the agony of death, since it was impossible for Him to be held in its power.
"I persecuted this Way to the death, binding and putting both men and women into prisons,
and I found him to be accused over questions about their Law, but under no accusation deserving death or imprisonment.
"If, then, I am a wrongdoer and have committed anything worthy of death, I do not refuse to die; but if none of those things is true of which these men accuse me, no one can hand me over to them. I appeal to Caesar."
"But I found that he had committed nothing worthy of death; and since he himself appealed to the Emperor, I decided to send him.
and when they had gone aside, they began talking to one another, saying, "This man is not doing anything worthy of death or imprisonment."
"And when they had examined me, they were willing to release me because there was no ground for putting me to death.