Act 23:10 And when there arose a great dissension, the chief captain, fearing lest Paul should have been pulled in pieces of them, commanded the soldiers to go down, and to take him by force from among them, and to bring him into the castle
Notice here the ministry of the apostle Paul! Seems that everywhere he went, there was either revival or riot, and he obviously preached with fire, fervency, and passion!
Notice in this account (read Acts 23) the actions and reactions of the apostle: He begins to speak gently, and gets punched in the mouth for it.
He rebukes the high priest according to the Word of God, but I have learned, that religious people generally don’t want truth, as much as they want power and control: when we confront their little empire, they attack.