Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the keeper of the prison awaking out of his sleep, and seeing the prison doors open, he drew out his sword, and would have killed himself, supposing that the prisoners had been fled.

The keeper

He drew

General references

Bible References

The keeper

Acts 16:23
and, having laid upon them many stripes, they thrust them into prison, charging the jailer to keep them safely;

He drew

Matthew 27:5
And, throwing the pieces of silver into the temple, he withdrew; and, going away, he hanged himself.

General references

Acts 5:18
and laid hands on the apostles, and put them in a public prison.