A clear conscience

“And looking intently at the council, Paul said, ‘Brothers, I have lived my life before God in all good conscience up to this day'” (Acts 23:1, ESV).

Who can’t help but think of Pinocchio’s little Jiminy Cricket when thinking of the word “conscience.” Remember how overwhelmed the little insect was trying to keep up with the little puppet’s antics?

In a moment of candid self-evaluation Paul declared that he had lived in all good conscience. This suggests two things: Continue reading “A clear conscience”