Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they drew Alexander out of the multitude, the Jews putting him forward. And Alexander beckoned with the hand, and would have made his defence unto the people.

Bible References

Alexander

1 Timothy 1:20
of whom is Hymenaeus and Alexander, whom I delivered up to Satan, that they might be taught not to blaspheme.
2 Timothy 4:14
Alexander, the coppersmith, showed me much evil; the Lord will reward him according to his works:

Beckoned

Acts 12:17
But, beckoning to them with his hand to be silent, he declared to them, how the Lord brought him forth out of the prison. And he Said, "Declare these things to James, and to the brethren." And, going forth, he went to another place.
Acts 13:16
And Paul, standing up, and beckoning with his hand, said, "Men of Israel, and ye who fear God, hearken!
Acts 21:40
And, when he gave him permission, Paul, standing on the stairs, beckoned with his hand to the people; and, when there was great silence, he spake to them in the Hebrew language, saying:
Acts 24:10
And Paul answered, the governor having beckoned to him to speak: "Knowing that you, for many years, have been a judge to this nation, cheerfully do I make defense as to the things concerning myself;
Luke 1:22
And, having come out, he was not able to speak to them, and they perceived that he had seen a vision in the temple; and he kept making signs to them, and remained dumb.

His

Acts 22:1
"Brethren and fathers, hear my defense which I now make to you."
Acts 26:1
And Agrippa said to Paul, "You are permitted to speak in your own behalf." Then Paul, stretching forth his hand, was making his defense:
Philippians 1:7
even as it is right for me to think this in behalf of you all; because ye have me in your heart, both in my bonds and in the defense and confirmation of the Gospel, all of you being partakers with me of the grace.