Why was Paul arrested in Philippi?

The story of St. Paul’s arrival in Philippi and later of his arrest, beating, and imprisonment, serves as a kind of metaphor for the radical nature of true Christianity and why it so perturbs many in this world.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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