Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then straightway they departed from him which should have examined him: and the chief captain also was afraid, after he knew that he was a Roman, and because he had bound him.

Examined him

Bible References

Examined him

Acts 22:24
the commander ordered him to be brought into the barracks, stating that he should be examined by scourging so that he might find out the reason why they were shouting against him that way.
Hebrews 11:35
Women received back their dead by resurrection; and others were tortured, not accepting their release, so that they might obtain a better resurrection;

The chief

Acts 22:25
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?”
Acts 16:38
The policemen reported these words to the chief magistrates. They were afraid when they heard that they were Romans,