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The highest court

Three days after arriving in the province, Festus went up from Caesarea to Jerusalem, where the chief priests and the Jewish leaders appeared before him and presented the charges against Paul. They requested Festus, as a favor to them, to … Continue reading

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The conspiracy

The next morning some Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul. More than forty men were involved in this plot. They went to the chief priests and … Continue reading

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A bad decision

Very early in the morning, the chief priests, with the elders, the teachers of the law and the whole Sanhedrin, made their plans. So they bound Jesus, led him away and handed him over to Pilate. “Are you the king … Continue reading

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International law

Three days after arriving in the province, Festus went up from Caesarea to Jerusalem, where the chief priests and the Jewish leaders appeared before him and presented the charges against Paul. They requested Festus, as a favor to them, to … Continue reading

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Good intentions

Dear friends, can I just remind any if you who are familiar with the law that it’s subject to certain limitations? Take, for example, a married woman. By law, she’s bound to her husband and if she has sexual relations with another man, she … Continue reading

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Darkness covered the land

Very early in the morning, the chief priests, the elders, the teachers of the law and the entire high council met to discuss their next step. They bound Jesus, led him away, and took him to Pilate, the Roman governor. “Are you … Continue reading

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