Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who immediately took soldiers and centurions, and ran down unto them: and when they saw the chief captain and the soldiers, they left beating of Paul.

Took

General references

Bible References

Took

Acts 23:23
And he called to him two of the centurions and said, “Get two hundred soldiers ready by the third hour of the night to proceed to Caesarea, with seventy horsemen and two hundred spearmen.”

And ran

Acts 23:27
“When this man was arrested by the Jews and was about to be slain by them, I came up to them with the troops and rescued him, having learned that he was a Roman.
Acts 24:7
But Lysias the commander came along, and with much violence took him out of our hands,

Beating

Acts 5:40
They took his advice; and after calling the apostles in, they flogged them and ordered them not to speak in the name of Jesus, and then released them.
Acts 18:17
And they all took hold of Sosthenes, the leader of the synagogue, and began beating him in front of the judgment seat. But Gallio was not concerned about any of these things.
Acts 22:19
And I said, ‘Lord, they themselves understand that in one synagogue after another I used to imprison and beat those who believed in You.
Isaiah 3:15
“What do you mean by crushing My people
And grinding the face of the poor?”
Declares the Lord God of hosts.

General references

Proverbs 24:11
Deliver those who are being taken away to death,
And those who are staggering to slaughter, Oh hold them back.