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Summary

And the high priest Ananias commanded them that stood by him to smite him on the mouth.

Ananias

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Bible References

Ananias

Acts 24:1
And, after five days, the high priest Ananias came down with certain elders, and a certain orator, Tertullus; who, indeed, informed the governor against Paul.

To smite

Matthew 26:67
Then did they spit in His face, and buffet Him. And others smote Him,
John 18:22
And, when He had said this, one of the officers standing by gave Jesus a blow with a rod, saying, "Dost Thou answer the high priest thus!"

General references

Mark 14:65
And some began to spit on Him, and to cover His face, and to buffet Him, and to say to Him, "Prophesy;" and the officers received Him with blows of their hands.