25 “我曾在你们那里走遍各地，宣扬上帝的国。现在，我知道你们众人不会再见我的面了。26 所以我今天向你们作证，我是清白的，与众人的罪（“罪”原文作“血”）无关。
25 “Now I know that none of you among whom I have gone about preaching the kingdom will ever see me again. 26 Therefore, I declare to you today that I am innocent of the blood of any of you.
Now Paul said plainly what he had been implying. We know what great influence people’s dying words have, and Paul wanted them to be aware that they did not depend on his presence, so that their faith would not faint through weariness.