Claudius Lysius Bible Verses

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A Roman Military Officer

ACTS 21:31-40Verses in the Bible

  • 31 And as they went about to kill him, tidings came unto the chief captain of the band, that all Jerusalem was in an uproar.
    Acts 21:31 Meaning
  • 32 Who immediately took soldiers and centurions, and ran down unto them: and when they saw the chief captain and the soldiers, they left beating of Paul.
    Acts 21:32 Meaning
  • 33 Then the chief captain came near, and took him, and commanded him to be bound with two chains; and demanded who he was, and what he had done.
    Acts 21:33 Meaning
  • 34 And some cried one thing, some another, among the multitude: and when he could not know the certainty for the tumult, he commanded him to be carried into the castle.
    Acts 21:34 Meaning
  • 35 And when he came upon the stairs, so it was, that he was borne of the soldiers for the violence of the people.
    Acts 21:35 Meaning
  • 36 For the multitude of the people followed after, crying, Away with him.
    Acts 21:36 Meaning
  • 37 And as Paul was to be led into the castle, he said unto the chief captain, May I speak unto thee? Who said, Canst thou speak Greek?
    Acts 21:37 Meaning
  • 38 Art not thou that Egyptian, which before these days madest an uproar, and leddest out into the wilderness four thousand men that were murderers?
    Acts 21:38 Meaning
  • 39 But Paul said, I am a man which am a Jew of Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, a citizen of no mean city: and, I beseech thee, suffer me to speak unto the people.
    Acts 21:39 Meaning
  • 40 And when he had given him licence, Paul stood on the stairs, and beckoned with the hand unto the people. And when there was made a great silence, he spake unto them in the Hebrew tongue, saying,
    Acts 21:40 Meaning

ACTS 22:23-30Verses in the Bible

  • 23 And as they cried out, and cast off their clothes, and threw dust into the air,
    Acts 22:23 Meaning
  • 24 The chief captain commanded him to be brought into the castle, and bade that he should be examined by scourging; that he might know wherefore they cried so against him.
    Acts 22:24 Meaning
  • 25 And as they bound him with thongs, Paul said unto the centurion that stood by, Is it lawful for you to scourge a man that is a Roman, and uncondemned?
    Acts 22:25 Meaning
  • 26 When the centurion heard that, he went and told the chief captain, saying, Take heed what thou doest: for this man is a Roman.
    Acts 22:26 Meaning
  • 27 Then the chief captain came, and said unto him, Tell me, art thou a Roman? He said, Yea.
    Acts 22:27 Meaning
  • 28 And the chief captain answered, With a great sum obtained I this freedom. And Paul said, But I was free born.
    Acts 22:28 Meaning
  • 29 Then straightway they departed from him which should have examined him: and the chief captain also was afraid, after he knew that he was a Roman, and because he had bound him.
    Acts 22:29 Meaning
  • 30 On the morrow, because he would have known the certainty wherefore he was accused of the Jews, he loosed him from his bands, and commanded the chief priests and all their council to appear, and brought Paul down, and set him before them.
    Acts 22:30 Meaning

Sends Paul to Felix

ACTS 23:10-35Verses in the Bible

  • 10 And when there arose a great dissension, the chief captain, fearing lest Paul should have been pulled in pieces of them, commanded the soldiers to go down, and to take him by force from among them, and to bring him into the castle.
    Acts 23:10 Meaning
  • 11 And the night following the Lord stood by him, and said, Be of good cheer, Paul: for as thou hast testified of me in Jerusalem, so must thou bear witness also at Rome.
    Acts 23:11 Meaning
  • 12 And when it was day, certain of the Jews banded together, and bound themselves under a curse, saying that they would neither eat nor drink till they had killed Paul.
    Acts 23:12 Meaning
  • 13 And they were more than forty which had made this conspiracy.
    Acts 23:13 Meaning
  • 14 And they came to the chief priests and elders, and said, We have bound ourselves under a great curse, that we will eat nothing until we have slain Paul.
    Acts 23:14 Meaning
  • 15 Now therefore ye with the council signify to the chief captain that he bring him down unto you to morrow, as though ye would inquire something more perfectly concerning him: and we, or ever he come near, are ready to kill him.
    Acts 23:15 Meaning
  • 16 And when Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, he went and entered into the castle, and told Paul.
    Acts 23:16 Meaning
  • 17 Then Paul called one of the centurions unto him, and said, Bring this young man unto the chief captain: for he hath a certain thing to tell him.
    Acts 23:17 Meaning
  • 18 So he took him, and brought him to the chief captain, and said, Paul the prisoner called me unto him, and prayed me to bring this young man unto thee, who hath something to say unto thee.
    Acts 23:18 Meaning
  • 19 Then the chief captain took him by the hand, and went with him aside privately, and asked him, What is that thou hast to tell me?
    Acts 23:19 Meaning
  • 20 And he said, The Jews have agreed to desire thee that thou wouldest bring down Paul to morrow into the council, as though they would inquire somewhat of him more perfectly.
    Acts 23:20 Meaning
  • 21 But do not thou yield unto them: for there lie in wait for him of them more than forty men, which have bound themselves with an oath, that they will neither eat nor drink till they have killed him: and now are they ready, looking for a promise from thee.
    Acts 23:21 Meaning
  • 22 So the chief captain then let the young man depart, and charged him, See thou tell no man that thou hast shewed these things to me.
    Acts 23:22 Meaning
  • 23 And he called unto him two centurions, saying, Make ready two hundred soldiers to go to Caesarea, and horsemen threescore and ten, and spearmen two hundred, at the third hour of the night;
    Acts 23:23 Meaning
  • 24 And provide them beasts, that they may set Paul on, and bring him safe unto Felix the governor.
    Acts 23:24 Meaning
  • 25 And he wrote a letter after this manner:
    Acts 23:25 Meaning
  • 26 Claudius Lysias unto the most excellent governor Felix sendeth greeting.
    Acts 23:26 Meaning
  • 27 This man was taken of the Jews, and should have been killed of them: then came I with an army, and rescued him, having understood that he was a Roman.
    Acts 23:27 Meaning
  • 28 And when I would have known the cause wherefore they accused him, I brought him forth into their council:
    Acts 23:28 Meaning
  • 29 Whom I perceived to be accused of questions of their law, but to have nothing laid to his charge worthy of death or of bonds.
    Acts 23:29 Meaning
  • 30 And when it was told me how that the Jews laid wait for the man, I sent straightway to thee, and gave commandment to his accusers also to say before thee what they had against him. Farewell.
    Acts 23:30 Meaning
  • 31 Then the soldiers, as it was commanded them, took Paul, and brought him by night to Antipatris.
    Acts 23:31 Meaning
  • 32 On the morrow they left the horsemen to go with him, and returned to the castle:
    Acts 23:32 Meaning
  • 33 Who, when they came to Caesarea, and delivered the epistle to the governor, presented Paul also before him.
    Acts 23:33 Meaning
  • 34 And when the governor had read the letter, he asked of what province he was. And when he understood that he was of Cilicia;
    Acts 23:34 Meaning
  • 35 I will hear thee, said he, when thine accusers are also come. And he commanded him to be kept in Herod's judgment hall.
    Acts 23:35 Meaning

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The King James Bible text is sourced from the BibleForgeDB database (https://github.com/bibleforge) within the BibleForge project (http://bibleforge.com). Bible topic categories and verse references are from Nave's Topical Bible (1896) by Orville James Nave (1841–1917). Popularity rankings are based on search volume data from the Google AdWords Keyword Planner tool.


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