Acts 26:8 (NLT)
Why does it seem incredible to any of you that God can raise the dead?
- The basic questions, doubts and issues surrounding life and faith haven't changed much.
Acts 26:16 (NLT)
... I have appeared to you to appoint you as my servant and witness. ...
- Jesus certainly knows how to make an impact - bringing about a dramatic conversion in the life of his most vehement enemy. I've seen a similar thing even today. Often people who are most strongly opposed to Jesus have, upon encountering him, become his most avid followers.
Acts 26:32 (NLT)
And Agrippa said to Festus, "He could have been set free if he hadn't appealed to Caesar."
- However, Paul's destiny is set for Rome (Acts 23:11).