Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when he was come unto us, he took Paul's girdle, and bound his own hands and feet, and said, Thus saith the Holy Ghost, So shall the Jews at Jerusalem bind the man that owneth this girdle, and shall deliver him into the hands of the Gentiles.
1 Samuel 15:27
As Samuel turned to go,
Saul seized the edge of his robe, and it tore.
1 Kings 11:29
It came about at that time, when Jeroboam went out of Jerusalem, that
the prophet Ahijah the Shilonite found him on the road. Now Ahijah had clothed himself with a new cloak; and both of them were alone in the field.
2 Kings 13:15
Elisha said to him, “Take a bow and arrows.” So he
took a bow and arrows.
Thus the Lord said to me, “Go and
buy yourself a linen waistband and put it around your waist, but do not put it in water.”
“Then you are to break the
jar in the sight of the men who accompany you
The people said to me, “Will you not tell us what these things that you are doing mean for us?”
I have also spoken to the prophets,
gave numerous visions,
And through the prophets I gave
And through the prophets I gave
While they were ministering to the Lord and fasting,
the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.”
They passed through the
Phrygian and Galatian region, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia;
the Holy Spirit solemnly testifies to me in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions await me.
And when they did not agree with one another, they began leaving after Paul had spoken one parting word, “The Holy Spirit rightly spoke through Isaiah the prophet to your fathers,
Therefore, just as
the Holy Spirit says,
Today if you hear His voice,
1 Peter 1:12
It was revealed to them that they were not serving themselves, but you, in these things which now have been announced to you through those who
preached the gospel to you by the Holy Spirit sent from heaven—things into which angels long to look.
commander came up and took hold of him, and ordered him to be bound with two chains; and he began asking who he was and what he had done.
But when they stretched him out
with thongs, Paul said to the centurion who was standing by, “Is it lawful for you to scourge a man who is a Roman and uncondemned?”
But after two years had passed, Felix
was succeeded by Porcius Festus, and wishing to do the Jews a favor, Felix left Paul imprisoned.
And Paul said, “
I would wish to God, that whether in a short or long time, not only you, but also all who hear me this day, might become such as I am, except for these chains.”
For this reason, therefore, I
requested to see you and to speak with you, for I am wearing this chain for the sake of the hope of Israel.”
For this reason I, Paul,
the prisoner of Christ Jesus for the sake of you Gentiles—
the prisoner of the Lord, implore you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling with which you have been called,
for which I am an
ambassador in chains; that in proclaiming it I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
2 Timothy 2:9
for which I suffer hardship even to imprisonment as a criminal; but the word of God is not imprisoned.
showed sympathy to the prisoners and accepted joyfully the seizure of your property, knowing that you have for yourselves a better possession and a lasting one.
After three days
Paul called together those who were the leading men of the Jews, and when they came together, he began saying to them, “ Brethren, though I had done nothing against our people or the customs of our fathers, yet I was delivered as a prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.
“Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem; and the Son of Man will be delivered to the chief priests and scribes, and they will condemn Him to death,
Now when morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people conferred together against Jesus to put Him to death;