So they arrested the apostles and put them in the city jail.
They stirred up the people, the elders, and the scribes; so they came up, dragged him off, and took him to the Sanhedrin.
Saul, however, was ravaging the church, and he would enter house after house, drag off men and women, and put them in prison.
and requested letters from him to the synagogues in Damascus, so that if he found any who belonged to the Way, either men or women, he might bring them as prisoners to Jerusalem.
About that time King Herod cruelly attacked some who belonged to the church,
and he killed James, John's brother, with the sword.
When he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest Peter too, during the days of Unleavened Bread.
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.
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.
After they had inflicted many blows on them, they threw them in jail, ordering the jailer to keep them securely guarded.
Receiving such an order, he put them into the inner prison and secured their feet in the stocks.
"Look, I'm sending you out like sheep among wolves. Therefore be as shrewd as serpents and as harmless as doves.
Because people will hand you over to sanhedrins and flog you in their synagogues, beware of them.
Then Jesus said to the chief priests, temple police, and the elders who had come for Him, "Have you come out with swords and clubs as if I were a criminal?
They seized Him, led Him away, and brought Him into the high priest's house. Meanwhile Peter was following at a distance.
Then the company of soldiers, the commander, and the Jewish temple police arrested Jesus and tied Him up.