Reaction

Paul’s Response vs. Reaction to Charges - Acts 24:1 – 24:9 (commentary)

Felix told Paul he would listen to his case once his accusers arrived, and while they waited he was put in the Praetorium under guard. In five days Paul’s accusers, a delegation from the Sanhedrin, arrived. This group was headed by the high priest, and included elders and a …

Ishboseth is Murdered - II Samuel 4:1 – 4:12 (commentary)

When Ishboseth heard that Abner was dead in Hebron he fell into complete despair. Instead of causing him to reassert his own authority over Israel it only increased his instability and brought a sense of panic to the nation (v. 1). Two Benjamite brothers, who were commanders in I …