Major Speeches in The Book of Acts

Speech #17 – Acts 25:6-12 Paul before Festus

This is a short prelude to the longer trial before King Agirippa.Actually just a conversation, much like a defendant today appearing before a judge to enter a plea.Act 25:6  And when he had tarried among them more than ten days, he went down unto Caesarea; and the next day sitting on the judgment seat commanded Paul… Continue reading Speech #17 – Acts 25:6-12 Paul before Festus

Major Speeches in The Book of Acts

Speech #16 – Acts 24:10-27 Paul before the governor

It's hard to believe that I really began the study of the speeches in the book of Acts back in February.We begin the study looking at the presentation of the prosecutor against Paul.Paul Before Felix at CaesareaAct 24:1  And after five days Ananias the high priest descended with the elders, and with a certain orator named Tertullus, who informed the… Continue reading Speech #16 – Acts 24:10-27 Paul before the governor

Major Speeches in The Book of Acts

Speech #15 – Mini-Speech Paul before the Council

We really don't have much other that a basic outline of the dialogue that happenned as Paul was before the Council. We do see he boldly spoke of the resurrection and the discussion went in that direction.Act 23:6  But when Paul perceived that the one part were Sadducees, and the other Pharisees, he cried out in the… Continue reading Speech #15 – Mini-Speech Paul before the Council

Major Speeches in The Book of Acts

Speech #14 – Upon Paul’s arrest Acts 22

We immediately pick up Paul's final public speech to the Jews in Jerusalem.We will see later his speeches before councils, rulers and kings.The scene is.Paul Speaks to the PeopleAct 21:37  And as Paul was to be led into the castle, he said unto the chief captain, May I speak unto thee? Who said, Canst thou speak… Continue reading Speech #14 – Upon Paul’s arrest Acts 22