“Anyone who obeys God’s laws and teaches them will be called great in the Kingdom of Heaven.”
“Roman law does not convict people without a trial. They must be given an opportunity to confront their accusers and defend themselves.”
“Then your light will shine out from the darkness,
and the darkness around you will be as bright as noon.”
“Sovereign Lord, now let your servant die in peace, as you have promised. I have seen your salvation, which you have prepared for all people.”
“Be encouraged, Paul. Just as you have been a witness to me here in Jerusalem, you must preach the Good News in Rome as well.”
“Why all this weeping? You are breaking my heart! I am ready not only to be jailed at Jerusalem but even to die for the sake of the Lord Jesus.” When it was clear that we couldn’t persuade him, we gave up and said, “The Lord’s will be done.”
It was about four o’clock in the afternoon when they went with him to the place where he was staying, and they remained with him the rest of the day.