Consultation

Festus Consults Agrippa for a Second Opinion - Acts 25:13 – 25:22 (commentary)

Festus was in a difficult position because he had to make a report of Paul’s case to Caesar, and he realized that he was innocent. If Festus had really been interested in justice, he could have asked Paul for witnesses. Paul could have furnished him with the names of thousands of …

Consultation With Isaiah - Isaiah 37:1 – 37:20 (commentary)

Horrified by the demands of the Assyrians, King Hezekiah “rent his clothes” and “went into the house of the Lord” (v. 1) showing symbolically that the nation could do nothing on their own that their destruction was completely up to God. Hezekiah’s kingdom was …