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The apostles are imprisoned

The apostles are jailed, released and continue witnessing.
Then the high priest and all his associates, who were members of the party of the Sadducees, were filled with jealousy. They arrested the apostles and put them in the public jail. – Slide 1
But during the night an angel of the Lord opened the doors of the jail and brought them out. – Slide 2
‘Go, stand in the temple courts,’ he said, ‘and tell the people all about this new life.’ – Slide 3
At daybreak they entered the temple courts, as they had been told, and began to teach the people. – Slide 4
When the high priest and his associates arrived, they called together the Sanhedrin—the full assembly of the elders of Israel—and sent officers to the jail to get the apostles. – Slide 5
But on arriving at the jail, the officers did not find them there. – Slide 6
So they went back and reported, ‘We found the jail securely locked, with the guards standing at the doors; but when we opened them, we found no one inside.’ <br/>On hearing this report, the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests were at a loss, wondering what would come of this. – Slide 7
Then someone came and said, ‘Look! The men you put in jail are standing in the temple courts teaching the people.’ – Slide 8
At that, the captain went with his officers and brought the apostles. They did not use force, because they feared that the people would stone them. <br/>The apostles were brought in and made to appear before the Sanhedrin to be questioned by the high priest. – Slide 9
‘We gave you strict orders not to teach in this name,’ he said. ‘Yet you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching and are determined to make us guilty of this man’s blood.’ <br/>Peter and the other apostles replied: ‘We must obey God rather than human beings! The God of our ancestors raised Jesus from the dead—whom you killed by hanging Him on a cross. God exalted Him to his own right hand as Prince and Saviour that He might bring Israel to repentance and forgive their sins. We are witnesses of these things, and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey Him.’ – Slide 10
When they heard this, they were furious and wanted to put them to death. But a Pharisee named Gamaliel, a teacher of the law, who was honoured by all the people, stood up in the Sanhedrin and ordered that the men be put outside for a little while. – Slide 11
Then he addressed the Sanhedrin: ‘Men of Israel, consider carefully what you intend to do to these men.’ – Slide 12
‘Some time ago Theudas appeared, claiming to be somebody, and about four hundred men rallied to him. He was killed, all his followers were dispersed, and it all came to nothing.’ – Slide 13
‘After him, Judas the Galilean appeared in the days of the census and led a band of people in revolt. He too was killed, and all his followers were scattered. <br/>Therefore, in the present case I advise you: Leave these men alone! Let them go! For if their purpose or activity is of human origin, it will fail. But if it is from God, you will not be able to stop these men; you will only find yourselves fighting against God.’ – Slide 14
His speech persuaded them. They called the apostles in and had them flogged. Then they ordered them not to speak in the name of Jesus, and let them go. – Slide 15
The apostles left the Sanhedrin, rejoicing because they had been counted worthy of suffering disgrace for the Name. – Slide 16
Day after day, in the temple courts and from house to house, they never stopped teaching and proclaiming the good news that Jesus is the Messiah. – Slide 17
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