and when Herod was about to bring him forth, the same night was Peter sleeping between two soldiers, having been bound with two chains, guards also before the door were keeping the prison,
Then the chief captain, having come nigh, took him, and commanded him to be bound with two chains, and was inquiring who he may be, and what it is he hath been doing,
and Paul said, 'I would have wished to God, both in a little, and in much, not only thee, but also all those hearing me to-day, to become such as I also am -- except these bonds.'
for this cause, therefore, I called for you to see and to speak with you, for because of the hope of Israel with this chain I am bound.'
2 Timothy 1:16
may the Lord give kindness to the house of Onesiphorus, because many times he did refresh me, and of my chain was not ashamed,
Make the chain; for the land Hath been full of bloody judgments, And the city hath been full of violence.
And I saw a messenger coming down out of the heaven, having the key of the abyss, and a great chain over his hand,
For he commanded the unclean spirit to come forth from the man, for many times it had caught him, and he was being bound with chains and fetters -- guarded, and breaking asunder the bonds he was driven by the demons to the deserts.
for which I am an ambassador in a chain, that in it I may speak freely -- as it behoveth me to speak.
and others of mockings and scourgings did receive trial, and yet of bonds and imprisonment;
and lo, a messenger of the Lord stood by, and a light shone in the buildings, and having smitten Peter on the side, he raised him up, saying, 'Rise in haste,' and his chains fell from off his hands.
and suddenly a great earthquake came, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken, opened also presently were all the doors, and of all -- the bands were loosed;
who had his dwelling in the tombs, and not even with chains was any one able to bind him,
because that he many times with fetters and chains had been bound, and pulled in pieces by him had been the chains, and the fetters broken in pieces, and none was able to tame him,