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Theasaurus: Jail

40 Bible Verses about jail

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Genesis 39:20

and had him thrown into prison, where the king's prisoners were confined. So Joseph was there in prison.

2 Timothy 2:9

For this I suffer, to the point of being bound like a criminal; but God's message is not bound.

Matthew 5:25

Reach a settlement quickly with your adversary while you're on the way with him, or your adversary will hand you over to the judge, the judge to the officer, and you will be thrown into prison.

Luke 21:12

But before all these things, they will lay their hands on you and persecute you. They will hand you over to the synagogues and prisons, and you will be brought before kings and governors because of My name.

Luke 23:25

and released the one they were asking for, who had been thrown into prison for rebellion and murder. But he handed Jesus over to their will.

Acts 16:27

When the jailer woke up and saw the doors of the prison open, he drew his sword and was going to kill himself, since he thought the prisoners had escaped.

Luke 12:58

As you are going with your adversary to the ruler, make an effort to settle with him on the way. Then he won't drag you before the judge, the judge hand you over to the bailiff, and the bailiff throw you into prison.

Matthew 18:30

But he wasn't willing. On the contrary, he went and threw him into prison until he could pay what was owed.

Psalm 142:7

Free me from prison so that I can praise Your name. The righteous will gather around me because You deal generously with me.

Ecclesiastes 4:14

For he came from prison to be king, even though he was born poor in his kingdom.

Matthew 11:2

When John heard in prison what the Messiah was doing, he sent [a message] by his disciples

Acts 16:26

Suddenly there was such a violent earthquake that the foundations of the jail were shaken, and immediately all the doors were opened, and everyone's chains came loose.

Jeremiah 37:15

The officials were angry at Jeremiah and beat him and placed him in jail in the house of Jonathan the scribe, for it had been made into a prison.

Acts 12:6

On the night before Herod was to bring him out [for execution], Peter was sleeping between two soldiers, bound with two chains, while the sentries in front of the door guarded the prison.

Acts 5:23

"We found the jail securely locked, with the guards standing in front of the doors; but when we opened them, we found no one inside!"

Acts 16:37

But Paul said to them, "They beat us in public without a trial, although we are Roman citizens, and threw us in jail. And now are they going to smuggle us out secretly? Certainly not! On the contrary, let them come themselves and escort us out!"

Matthew 25:43

I was a stranger and you didn't take Me in; I was naked and you didn't clothe Me, sick and in prison and you didn't take care of Me.'

Acts 12:7

Suddenly an angel of the Lord appeared, and a light shone in the cell. Striking Peter on the side, he woke him up and said, "Quick, get up!" Then the chains fell off his wrists.

Isaiah 42:7

in order to open blind eyes, to bring out prisoners from the dungeon, [and] those sitting in darkness from the prison house.

Hebrews 13:23

Be aware that our brother Timothy has been released. If he comes soon enough, he will be with me when I see you.

Genesis 42:17

So Joseph imprisoned them together for three days.

Acts 12:4

After the arrest, he put him in prison and assigned four squads of four soldiers each to guard him, intending to bring him out to the people after the Passover.

Genesis 39:22

The warden put all the prisoners who were in the prison under Joseph's authority, and he was responsible for everything that was done there.

Luke 3:20

added this to everything else-he locked John up in prison.

Isaiah 42:22

But this is a people plundered and looted, all of them trapped in holes or imprisoned in dungeons. They have become plunder, with no one to rescue them, and loot, with no one saying "Give [it] back!"

Acts 8:3

Saul, however, was ravaging the church, and he would enter house after house, drag off men and women, and put them in prison.

Matthew 25:42

For I was hungry and you gave Me nothing to eat; I was thirsty and you gave Me nothing to drink;

Genesis 40:14

But when all goes well for you, remember that I was with you. Please show kindness to me by mentioning me to Pharaoh, and get me out of this prison.

Matthew 4:12

When He heard that John had been arrested, He withdrew into Galilee.

John 3:24

since John had not yet been thrown into prison.

Acts 5:22

But when the temple police got there, they did not find them in the jail, so they returned and reported,

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