Why Did Paul Get Arrested at Philippi and What Should We Learn From It? - Community in Mission
There is a story of St. Paul’s arrest, beating and imprisonment at Philippi that serves as a kind of paradigm for the radicality of true Christianity and why it so perturbs many in this world. For, of itself the Christian faith, its message and the transformation it can effect, is very unsettling for a world … Continue reading "Why Did Paul Get Arrested at Philippi and What Should We Learn From It?"
23. People in Ephesus worship the goddess Artemis. Paul convinces them she is not real, and to become Christians instead. Those associated with the temple create a riot and illegally arrest Christians.
26. Paul goes to Jerusalem to bring benevolent funds to the Christian there from the Christians in Anatolia and Greece, But he is falsely accused by the Jews and arrested. They beat him until the Roman soldiers rescued him.