Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And there abode three months. And when the Jews laid wait for him, as he was about to sail into Syria, he purposed to return through Macedonia.

Bible References

The jews

Acts 20:19
serving the Lord with all humility, and with tears, and with trials which befell me in the plottings of the Jews;
Acts 9:23
And, when many days were completed, the Jews took counsel together to kill him;
Acts 23:12
And, when it was day, the Jews, making a conspiracy, bound themselves under a curse, saying that they would neither eat nor drink, till they had killed Paul.
Acts 25:3
asking it as a favor against him, that he would send for him to Jerusalem, making an ambush, to kill him on the way.
2 Corinthians 7:5
For even when we came into Macedonia, our flesh had no relief; but we were in tribulation on every side; without were fightings, within were fears.
2 Corinthians 11:26
in journeyings often, in perils of rivers, in perils of robbers, in perils from my countrymen, in perils from the gentiles, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils in the sea, in perils among false brethren;


Acts 18:18
And Paul, abiding after this yet many days with the brethren, having taken leave of them, was sailing away to Syria, and with him Priscilla and Aquila; having shaven his head in Cenchrea; for he had a vow.
Acts 21:3
And, having come in sight of Cyprus, leaving it on the left hand, we sailed to Syria, and landed at Tyre; for there the ship was to unload her cargo.
Galatians 1:21
After that I went into the regions of Syria and Cilicia;

He purposed

Acts 19:21
Now, when these things were ended, Paul purposed in his spirit, after passing through Macedonia and Achaia, to go to Jerusalem; saying, "After I have been there, I must see Rome also."
2 Corinthians 1:15
And in this confidence I was purposing before to come to you, that ye might have a second favor;