The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:
thee: for I have much people in this city.
ACT 18:11 And he continued there a year and six months, teaching the
word of God among them.
ACT 18:12 And when Gallio was the deputy of Achaia, the Jews made
insurrection with one accord against Paul, and brought him to the
ACT 18:13 Saying, This fellow persuadeth men to worship God contrary to
ACT 18:14 And when Paul was now about to open his mouth, Gallio said
unto the Jews, If it were a matter of wrong or wicked lewdness, O ye
Jews, reason would that I should bear with you:
King James Bible