Appeal

EASTON’S BIBLE DICTIONARY (1897 EDITION)

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Appeal – a reference of any case from an inferior to a superior court.

Moses established in the wilderness a series of judicatories such that appeals could be made from a lower to a higher (Ex. 18:13-26.)

Under the Roman law the most remarkable case of appeal is that of Paul from the tribunal of Festus at Caesarea to that of the emperor at Rome (Acts 25:11, 12, 21, 25).

Paul availed himself of the privilege of a Roman citizen in this matter.

Noah Moses

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