New International Version
Or these who are here should state what crime they found in me when I stood before the Sanhedrin--
King James Bible
Or else let these same here say, if they have found any evil doing in me, while I stood before the council,
Darby Bible Translation
or let these themselves say what wrong they found in me when I stood before the council,
World English Bible
Or else let these men themselves say what injustice they found in me when I stood before the council,
Young's Literal Translation
or let these same say if they found any unrighteousness in me in my standing before the sanhedrim,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Any evil doing in me while I stood before the council - The Jews of Asia, the most competent witnesses, though my declared enemies, and they who stirred up the persecution against me, should have been here: why are they kept back? Because they could prove nothing against me. Let these, therefore, who are here, depose, if they have found any evil in me, or proved against me, by my most virulent adversaries, when examined before them in their council at Jerusalem.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Matthew 5:22 "But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother shall be guilty before the court; and whoever says to his brother, 'You good-for-nothing, ' shall be guilty before the supreme court; and whoever says, 'You fool, ' shall be guilty enough to go into the fiery hell.
LibraryPaul and Felix
ACTS xxiv. 25. And as he reasoned of righteousness, temperance, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go thy way for this time; when I have a convenient season, I will call for thee. This is a well-known text, on which many a sermon has been preached, and with good reason, for it is an important text. It tells us of a man who, like too many men in all times, trembled when he heard the truth about his wicked life, but did not therefore repent and mend; and a very serious lesson we may …
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The Witness of Our Own Spirit
The Parables Exemplified in the Early History of the Church.
1 Samuel 12:5
Samuel said to them, "The LORD is witness against you, and also his anointed is witness this day, that you have not found anything in my hand." "He is witness," they said.
Finally these men said, "We will never find any basis for charges against this man Daniel unless it has something to do with the law of his God."
But I tell you that anyone who is angry with a brother or sister will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to a brother or sister, 'Raca,' is answerable to the court. And anyone who says, 'You fool!' will be in danger of the fire of hell.
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