Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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.

Bible References


Acts 23:21
Be not, therefore, persuaded by them; for more than forty men of them are lying in wait for him; who, indeed, bound themselves under a curse, neither to eat nor drink, till they should kill him; and now they are ready, expecting the promise from you."
Acts 25:3
asking it as a favor against him, that he would send for him to Jerusalem, making an ambush, to kill him on the way.
Matthew 26:4
and they consulted together that they might take Jesus by guile and kill Him.


Matthew 27:25
And all the people, answering, said, "His blood be upon us, and upon our children."
Mark 6:23
And he swore to her, "Whatsoever you ask of me, I will give it to you, unto half of my kingdom."

Under a curse

Matthew 26:74
Then began he to curse and swear, "I do not know the Man." And straight-way a cock crowed.
Galatians 3:13
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law, having become a curse for us; because it has been written, "Cursed is every one who is hung upon a tree";