20 Bible Verses about Handing Over People
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From the ends of the earth we hear songs -- the Just One is majestic. But I say, "I'm wasting away! I'm wasting away! I'm doomed! Deceivers deceive, deceivers thoroughly deceive!"
(Bet) She weeps bitterly at night; tears stream down her cheeks. She has no one to comfort her among all her lovers. All her friends have betrayed her; they have become her enemies.
You must not return an escaped slave to his master when he has run away to you.
Reach agreement quickly with your accuser while on the way to court, or he may hand you over to the judge, and the judge hand you over to the warden, and you will be thrown into prison.
As you are going with your accuser before the magistrate, make an effort to settle with him on the way, so that he will not drag you before the judge, and the judge hand you over to the officer, and the officer throw you into prison.
Beware of people, because they will hand you over to councils and flog you in their synagogues.
"You must watch out for yourselves. You will be handed over to councils and beaten in the synagogues. You will stand before governors and kings because of me, as a witness to them.
But before all this, they will seize you and persecute you, handing you over to the synagogues and prisons. You will be brought before kings and governors because of my name.
"Then they will hand you over to be persecuted and will kill you. You will be hated by all the nations because of my name.
Then many will be led into sin, and they will betray one another and hate one another.
"Brother will hand over brother to death, and a father his child. Children will rise against parents and have them put to death.
Brother will hand over brother to death, and a father his child. Children will rise against parents and have them put to death.
You will be betrayed even by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends, and they will have some of you put to death.
Whenever they hand you over for trial, do not worry about how to speak or what to say, for what you should say will be given to you at that time.
When they arrest you and hand you over for trial, do not worry about what to speak. But say whatever is given you at that time, for it is not you speaking, but the Holy Spirit.
Now, hand over the good-for-nothings in Gibeah so we can execute them and purge Israel of wickedness." But the Benjaminites refused to listen to their Israelite brothers.
Now the entire family has risen up against your servant, saying, 'Turn over the one who struck down his brother, so that we can execute him and avenge the death of his brother whom he killed. In so doing we will also destroy the heir.' They want to extinguish my remaining coal, leaving no one on the face of the earth to carry on the name of my husband."
That's not the way things are. There is a man from the hill country of Ephraim named Sheba son of Bicri. He has rebelled against King David. Give me just this one man, and I will leave the city." The woman said to Joab, "This very minute his head will be thrown over the wall to you!"
This is what the Lord says: "Because Gaza has committed three crimes -- make that four! -- I will not revoke my decree of judgment. They deported a whole community and sold them to Edom.
This is what the Lord says: "Because Tyre has committed three crimes -- make that four! -- I will not revoke my decree of judgment. They sold a whole community to Edom; they failed to observe a treaty of brotherhood.
- Handing (27 instances)
- Betrayal, To The Christian
- Death Of A Father
- Death Of A Mother
- Hatred Between Relatives
- Martyrdom, Qualities Of
- Not Worrying
- Persecution Predicted
- Persecution, Nature Of
- Signs Of The Times
- Unfaithfulness, To People