asking it as a favor against him, that he would send for him to Jerusalem, making an ambush, to kill him on the way.
And he swore to her, "Whatsoever you ask of me, I will give it to you, unto half of my kingdom."
Now Herod, seeing Jesus, rejoiced exceedingly; for he was wishing for a long time to see Him, because he had heard concerning Him; and he was hoping to see some sign wrought by Him.
asked from him letters to Damascus to the synagogues, that, if he found any who were of the Way, whether men or women, he might bring them bound to Jerusalem.
but their plot became known to Saul. And they were watching the gates also, both day and night, that they might kill him;
And, when it was day, the Jews, making a conspiracy, bound themselves under a curse, saying that they would neither eat nor drink, till they had killed Paul.
I, verily, therefore, imagined to myself that it was proper that I should do many things contrary to the name of Jesus, the Nazarene;