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And when it was day, certain of the Jews banded together, and bound themselves under a curse, saying that they would neither eat nor drink till they had killed Paul.

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Acts 23:21
Therefore thou should not be persuaded by them, for more than forty men of them wait to ambush him, who have put themselves under an oath, neither to eat nor drink until they have killed him. And now are they ready, expecting the p
Acts 25:3
asking a favor against him, that he would summon him to Jerusalem, making an ambush to kill him on the way.
Psalm 2:1
Why do the nations rage, and the peoples meditate vain {things (LXX/NT)}?
Psalm 64:2
Hide me from the secret counsel of evil-doers, from the tumult of the workers of iniquity,
Isaiah 8:9
Make an uproar, O ye peoples, and be broken in pieces. And give ear, all ye of far countries. Gird yourselves, and be broken in pieces. Gird yourselves, and be broken in pieces.
Jeremiah 11:19
But I was like a gentle lamb that is led to the slaughter. And I knew not that they had devised devices against me, [saying], Let us destroy the tree with the fruit of it. And let us cut him off from the land of the living, that hi
Matthew 26:4
and they deliberated so that they might take Jesus by trickery, and kill him.


1 Kings 19:2
Then Jezebel send a messenger to Elijah, saying, So let the gods do to me, and more also, if I do not make thy life as the life of one of them by tomorrow about this time.
2 Kings 6:31
Then he said, God do so to me, and more also, if the head of Elisha the son of Shaphat shall stand on him this day.
Matthew 27:25
And having answered, all the people said, His blood be on us, and on our children.
Mark 6:23
And he swore to her, Whatever thou may ask of me, I will give to thee, as much as half of my kingdom.

Under a curse

Leviticus 27:29
No one set apart, who shall be set apart from among men, shall be ransomed; he shall surely be put to death.
Joshua 6:26
And Joshua charged them with an oath at that time, saying, Cursed be the man before LORD who rises up and builds this city Jericho. With the loss of his first-born he shall lay the foundation of it, and with the loss of his younges
Joshua 7:1
But the sons of Israel committed a trespass in what was set apart. For Achan, the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took from what was set apart, and the anger of LORD was kindled against the
Nehemiah 10:29
they clung to their brothers, their ranking men, and entered into a curse, and into an oath, to walk in God's law, which was given by Moses the servant of God, and to observe and do all the commandments of LORD our Lord, and his or
Matthew 26:74
Then he began to curse vehemently and to swear, I do not know the man. And straightaway a cock sounded.
Galatians 3:13
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law, having become a curse for us. For it is written, Cursed is every man who hangs on a tree.

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Jeremiah 11:9
And LORD said to me, A conspiracy is found among the men of Judah, and among the inhabitants of Jerusalem.