At the same time he was also hoping that money would be given to him by Paul. For this reason he sent for him quite often and conversed with him.
The next day we put in at Sidon, and Julius treated Paul kindly and allowed him to go to his friends to receive their care.
And when we entered Rome, Paul was permitted to stay by himself with the soldier who guarded him.
proclaiming the kingdom of God and teaching the things concerning the Lord Jesus Christ with full boldness and without hindrance.
When a man's ways please the LORD, He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.
The next day we left and came to Caesarea, where we entered the house of Philip the evangelist, who was one of the Seven, and stayed with him.
This man had four virgin daughters who prophesied.
While we were staying there many days, a prophet named Agabus came down from Judea.
He came to us, took Paul's belt, tied his own feet and hands, and said, "This is what the Holy Spirit says: 'In this way the Jews in Jerusalem will bind the man who owns this belt, and deliver him into Gentile hands.'"
When we heard this, both we and the local people begged him not to go up to Jerusalem.
Then Paul replied, "What are you doing, weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die in Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus."
Since he would not be persuaded, we stopped talking and simply said, "The Lord's will be done!"