Save others by snatching them from the fire. To others, show mercy with fear, hating even the clothes stained by their sinful lives.
But the angels inside reached out, dragged Lot back into the house with them, shut the door,
But Lot kept lingering in the city, so the men grabbed his hand and the hands of his wife and two daughters (because of the LORD's compassion for him!), brought them out of the city, and left them outside.
But some Jews came from Antioch and Iconium and won over the crowds by persuasion. They stoned Paul and dragged him out of the town, thinking he was dead.
When her owners realized that their hope of making money was gone, they grabbed Paul and Silas and dragged them before the authorities who met together in the public square.
When they didn't find them, they dragged Jason and some other brothers before the city officials and shouted, "These fellows who have turned the world upside down have come here, too,
The whole city was in chaos. The people rushed together, grabbed Paul, dragged him out of the Temple, and at once the doors were sealed shut.
No one can come to me unless the Father who sent me draws him, and I will raise him to life on the last day.
But Saul kept trying to destroy the church. Going into one house after another, he began dragging off men and women and throwing them in prison.