'Witness' Tagged Posts

AC81 – Paul’s Success

Was Paul’s evangelism successful? In around two years, he had spoken to the Roman Tribune Lysias in Jerusalem, the Sanhedrin Council in Jerusalem, and Felix, Festus, and Agrippa in Caesarea, along with others. As far as we know, none of them became believers in Jesus Christ. Was he successful.

AC76 – Appeal to Caesar

New Governor and New Trial Paul had been imprisoned for two years. Felix was succeeded by Festus as governor in Caesarea. The Jews from Jerusalem were still trying to kill Paul and seeking extradition to execute their plan. Festus did not grant that request, but does have another trial for Paul.

AC72 – Paul’s Hope

What are the charges? Lysias is still trying to sort out the uproar at the temple court and figure out what to do with Paul now that he is in Roman Custody. He convenes the Sanhedrin to put Paul before them and find out what the charges are. Sounds like a good idea until it…

AC71 – Hearts Revealed

That didn’t help After Paul addressed the mob of Jews in the outer court, they were once again worked into a frenzy. Claudius, the Roman tribune, thought they would kill Paul and he still had no clearer understanding of what the issue was.