Acts 28:18
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New American Standard Bible
"And when they had examined me, they were willing to release me because there was no ground for putting me to death.

King James Bible
Who, when they had examined me, would have let me go, because there was no cause of death in me.

Darby Bible Translation
who having examined me were minded to let me go, because there was nothing worthy of death in me.

World English Bible
who, when they had examined me, desired to set me free, because there was no cause of death in me.

Young's Literal Translation
who, having examined me, were wishing to release me, because of their being no cause of death in me,

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

When they had examined me ... - Acts 24:10-27; Acts 25; Acts 26:31-32.

No cause of death - No crime worthy of death.

Acts 28:18 Parallel Commentaries

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Paul in Rome
And Paul dwelt two whole years in his own hired house, and received all that came in unto him, 31. Preaching the kingdom of God, and teaching those things which concern the Lord Jesus Christ, with all confidence, no man forbidding him.' --ACTS xxviii. 30, 31. So ends this book. It stops rather than ends. Many reasons might be suggested for closing here. Probably the simplest is the best, that nothing more is said for nothing more had yet been done. Probably the book was written during these two years.
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts

The Supremacy of Christ
THIRD GROUP OF EPISTLES COLOSSIANS. PHILEMON. EPHESIANS. PHILIPPIANS. THE QUESTION AT ISSUE +The Supremacy of Christ.+--These Epistles mark a new stage in the writings of Paul. The great question discussed in the second group of Epistles was in regard to the terms of salvation. The question now at issue (in Colossians, Ephesians, Philippian+The Reason for the Raising of this Question+ was the development of certain false religious beliefs among which were, "asceticism, the worship of angels,
Henry T. Sell—Bible Studies in the Life of Paul

Mission and Return of the Seventy.
(Probably in Judæa, October, a.d. 29.) ^C Luke X. 1-24. ^c 1 Now after these things the Lord appointed seventy others [i. e., other messengers in addition to the twelve apostles], and sent them two and two before his face into every city and place, whither he himself was about to come. [Luke has told us of the journey through Samaria to Jerusalem, and John has told us what occurred at the Feast of Tabernacles in Jerusalem. We learn from John also that Jesus was at the Feast of Dedication (John
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel

Ancient Versions of the Old Testament.
In the present chapter only those versions of the Old Testament are noticed which were made independently of the New. Versions of the whole Bible, made in the interest of Christianity, are considered in the following part. I. THE GREEK VERSION CALLED THE SEPTUAGINT. 1. This is worthy of special notice as the oldest existing version of the holy Scriptures, or any part of them, in any language; and also as the version which exerted a very large influence on the language and style of the New Testament;
E. P. Barrows—Companion to the Bible

Cross References
Acts 22:24
the commander ordered him to be brought into the barracks, stating that he should be examined by scourging so that he might find out the reason why they were shouting against him that way.

Acts 23:29
and I found him to be accused over questions about their Law, but under no accusation deserving death or imprisonment.

Acts 25:25
"But I found that he had committed nothing worthy of death; and since he himself appealed to the Emperor, I decided to send him.

Acts 26:31
and when they had gone aside, they began talking to one another, saying, "This man is not doing anything worthy of death or imprisonment."

Acts 26:32
And Agrippa said to Festus, "This man might have been set free if he had not appealed to Caesar."

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