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And when he was called forth, Tertullus began to accuse him, saying, Seeing that by thee we enjoy great quietness, and that very worthy deeds are done unto this nation by thy providence,

New Defender's Study Bible Notes

24:2 began to accuse him. This is mere political puffery; the “great quietness” was a cruelly enforced quietness and the “worthy deeds” included such bloody suppression that Felix was soon to be in serious danger of punishment by Rome for his brutal rule.

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