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.

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Bible References

He took

1 Samuel 15:27
And as Samuel turned about to go away, [Saul] laid hold upon the skirt of his robe, and it tore.
1 Kings 11:29
And it came to pass at that time, when Jeroboam went out of Jerusalem, that the prophet Ahijah the Shilonite found him in the way. Now [Ahijah] had clad himself with a new garment, and the two were alone in the field.
2 Kings 13:15
And Elisha said to him, Take bow and arrows. And he took to him bow and arrows.
Jeremiah 13:1
Thus says LORD to me, Go, and buy thee a linen sash, and put it upon thy loins, and do not put it in water.
Jeremiah 19:10
Then thou shall break the bottle in the sight of the men who go with thee,
Ezekiel 24:19
And the people said to me, Will thou not tell us what these things are to us, that thou do so?
Hosea 12:10
I have also spoken to the prophets, and I have multiplied visions. And by the ministry of the prophets I have used similitudes.


Acts 13:2
And while they were serving the Lord, and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, Separate to me now Barnabas and Saul for the work that I have called them.
Acts 16:6
But having passed through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia,
Acts 20:23
except that the Holy Spirit testifies from city to city, saying that bonds and afflictions await me.
Acts 28:25
And being discord among each other, they departed after Paul spoke one thing, saying, Well spoke the Holy Spirit through Isaiah the prophet to our fathers,
Hebrews 3:7
Therefore, as the Holy Spirit says, Today if ye hear his voice,
1 Peter 1:12
To whom it was revealed, that they were serving not themselves, but you, those things that were now reported to you by those who preached good-news to you in Holy Spirit, which was sent forth from heaven, into which things heavenly

So shall

Acts 21:33
And the chief captain having come near, he seized him, and commanded him to be bound with two chains. And he inquired whoever he may be, and what it is he has been doing.
Acts 22:25
And as they stretched him out with the thongs, Paul said to the centurion who stood by, Is it permitted for you to scourge a Roman man, and uncondemned?
Acts 24:27
But two years having been fulfilled, Felix received a successor, Porcius Festus. And wanting to lay down favors to the Jews, Felix left behind Paul bound.
Acts 26:29
And Paul said, I ever pray to God, both by little and by much, not only thee, but also all who hear me this day, to become such kind as I also am, apart from these bonds.
Acts 28:20
Because of this reason therefore I summoned you to see and to speak with me, for because of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.
Ephesians 3:1
For this reason I Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus on behalf of you Gentiles,
Ephesians 4:1
I therefore, the prisoner in Lord, call on you to walk worthily of the calling in which ye were called,
Ephesians 6:20
for which I am an ambassador in bondage, so that in it I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
2 Timothy 2:9
within which I suffer evil to the point of bonds as an evildoer, but the word of God is not bound.
Hebrews 10:34
For ye were both compassionate about my bonds, and ye accepted with joy the plundering of your possessions, knowing yourselves to have a superior and an enduring existence in the heavens.

And shall

Acts 28:17
And it came to pass after three days, for Paul to call together those who were the principle men of the Jews. And when they came together, he said to them, Men, brothers, I, having done nothing against the people, or the paternal c
Matthew 20:18
Behold, we go up to Jerusalem, and the Son of man will be betrayed to the chief priests and scholars. And they will condemn him to death,
Matthew 27:1
But having become morning, all the chief priests and the elders of the people held consultation against Jesus in order to condemn him to death.

General references

Ezekiel 3:25
But thou, son of man, behold, they shall lay bands upon thee, and shall bind thee with them, and thou shall not escape from them.
Philippians 1:13
in order for my bonds in Christ to became apparent in the whole Praetorium, and in all the others.