Acts 25:23-27

23 The next day Agrippa and Bernice came with great pomp and entered the audience room with the high-ranking military officers and the prominent men of the city. At the command of Festus, Paul was brought in. 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. 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. 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. 27 For I think it is unreasonable to send a prisoner on to Rome without specifying the charges against him.”

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One response to “Acts 25:23-27

  1. Their inability to enunciate their charges gives Paul chance after chance to share truth in the highest places of power. His sole defense is the gospel and the mission he was called to.

    If my actions are for Christ, and Him alone. If I have no other motives and no weaknesses of my flesh. My defense will always be His eternal truth and I can rest in that, no matter the outcomes.

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