Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to vex certain of the church.

Stretched forth his hands

Bible References

Stretched forth his hands

Acts 4:30
In thy stretching out thy hand for healing; and signs and wonders to be for the name of thine holy child Jesus.
Acts 9:31
Then truly the churches through the Whole of Judea and Galilee and Samaria, had peace, being built up; and going in the fear of the Lord, and in the consolation of the Holy Spirit, were multiplied.
Luke 22:53
I being with you daily in the temple, ye stretched not forth the hands upon me: but this is your hour, and the power of darkness.

To vex

Matthew 10:17
And hold ye from men: for they will deliver you up to councils, and in their assemblies will they scourge you.
Matthew 24:9
Then shall they deliver you to pressure, and they shall kill you: and ye shall be hated by all nations, for my name.
John 15:20
Remember the word which I said to you, The servant is not greater than his lord. If they expelled me, they will also expel you; if they kept my word, they will keep yours also.
John 16:2
They shall make you excluded from the synagogue: but the hour comes that every one having slain you should think to bring service to God.