And bringing them before the chief magistrates, they said, "These men are seriously disturbing our city. They are Jews,
and are promoting customs that are not legal for us as Romans to adopt or practice."
Then the mob joined in the attack against them, and the chief magistrates stripped off their clothes and ordered them to be beaten with rods.
So the city was filled with confusion; and they rushed all together into the amphitheater, dragging along Gaius and Aristarchus, Macedonians who were Paul's traveling companions.
For this reason the Jews seized me in the temple complex and were trying to kill me.
When King Herod heard this, he was deeply disturbed, and all Jerusalem with him.
When He entered Jerusalem, the whole city was shaken, saying, "Who is this?"
Then they screamed at the top of their voices, stopped their ears, and rushed together against him.
They threw him out of the city and began to stone him. And the witnesses laid their robes at the feet of a young man named Saul.
When her owners saw that their hope of profit was gone, they seized Paul and Silas and dragged them into the marketplace to the authorities.
They got up, drove Him out of town, and brought Him to the edge of the hill their town was built on, intending to hurl Him over the cliff.
On frequent journeys, [I faced] dangers from rivers, dangers from robbers, dangers from my own people, dangers from the Gentiles, dangers in the city, dangers in the open country, dangers on the sea, and dangers among false brothers;