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 Samuel will turn about to go, and he will seize upon the wing of his upper garment, and it will rend.
1 Kings 11:29
And it will be in that time, and Jeroboam went forth from Jerusalem, and Ahijah the Shilonite will find him going in the way; and he being covered with a new garment; and they two alone in the field.
2 Kings 13:15
And Elisha will say to him, Take a bow and arrows. And he will take to him a bow and arrows.
Jeremiah 13:1
Thus said Jehovah to me, Go buy for thee a girdle of linen, and put it upon thy loins, and thou shalt not cause it to come into water.
Jeremiah 19:10
And break the bottle before the eyes of the men going with thee,
Ezekiel 24:19
And the people will say to me, Wilt thou not announce to us what these things to us that thou doest?
Hosea 12:10
And I spake by the prophets, and I multiplied the vision, and by the hand of the prophets I will use similitudes.


Acts 13:2
And they serving the Lord, and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, Separate to me Barnabas and Saul to the work which I have called them.
Acts 16:6
And having passed through Phrygia and the Galatian country, hindered by the Holy Spirit from speaking the word in Asia,
Acts 20:23
But that the Holy Spirit testifies in the city, saying that bonds and pressures await me.
Acts 28:25
And being at variance with one another, they were let go, Paul having said one word, That well spake the Holy Spirit by Esaias the prophet to our fathers,
Hebrews 3:7
Wherefore (as the Holy Spirit says, If to day ye hear his voice,
1 Peter 1:12
To whom it was revealed, that not to themselves, but to us they were serving these things, which now have been again proclaimed to you by them having announced the good news in the Holy Spirit sent from heaven; into which angels eagerly desire to stoop and creep.

So shall

Acts 21:33
Then the captain of a thousand, having drawn near, took him, and commanded to be bound with two chains; and inquired who he might be, and what he had done.
Acts 22:25
And as he held him before with thongs, Paul said to the centurion standing by, Is it lawful to scourge a man a Roman, and uncondemned?
Acts 24:27
And two years completed, Felix took Porcius Festus, a successor: and wishing to render a favor to the Jews, Felix left Paul bound.
Acts 26:29
And Paul said, I would pray to God also in little, and in much, not only thee, but also all hearing me this day to become such, of what kind I also am, besides these bonds.
Acts 28:20
For this cause therefore I besought to see you, and to speak: for, for the hope of Israel am I surrounded by this chain.
Ephesians 3:1
For this, I Paul, the imprisoned of Christ Jesus for you the nations,
Ephesians 4:1
Therefore I, the imprisoned in the Lord, beseech you to walk Worthy of the calling which ye were called,
Ephesians 6:20
For which I am an ambassador in perplexity: that in it I might speak freely, as I ought to speak.
2 Timothy 2:9
In which I suffer ill treatment, to bonds, as an evil doer; but the word of God has not been bound.
Hebrews 10:34
For ye also suffered together with me in bonds, and received the pillage of your possessions with joy, knowing to have in yourselves a better and abiding substance in the heavens.

And shall

Acts 28:17
And it was after three days Paul called together them being first of the Jews: and they having come together, he said to them, Men, brethren, I having done nothing against the people, or customs of the fathers, I was delivered in bonds from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.
Matthew 20:18
Behold, we go up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be delivered to the chief priests and scribes, and they shall condemn him to death,
Matthew 27:1
And having been morning, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus, to kill him:

General references

Ezekiel 3:25
And thou, son of man; behold, they gave bands upon thee, and they bound thee with them, and thou shalt not go forth in the midst of them:
Philippians 1:13
So that my bonds in Christ were manifest in the whole pretorium, and to all the rest;