Treasury of Scripture
For this cause therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.
Acts 28:17 And it came to pass, that after three days Paul called the chief of the Jews together: and when they were come together, he said to them...
Acts 10:29,33 Therefore came I to you without gainsaying, as soon as I was sent for: I ask therefore for what intent you have sent for me...
Acts 23:6 But when Paul perceived that the one part were Sadducees, and the other Pharisees, he cried out in the council, Men and brothers...
Acts 24:15 And have hope toward God, which they themselves also allow, that there shall be a resurrection of the dead...
Acts 26:6,7 And now I stand and am judged for the hope of the promise made of God, to our fathers...
this chain. That is, the chain with which he was bound to the 'soldier that kept him;' (ver.
Acts 28:16 And when we came to Rome, the centurion delivered the prisoners to the captain of the guard...
;) a mode of custody which Dr. Lardner has shown was in use among the Romans. It is in exact conformity, therefore, with the truth of Paul's situation at this time, that he declares himself to be 'an ambassador in a chain,' [en halusis,] (Ep.
6:20;) and the exactness is the more remarkable, as [halusis,] a chain is no where used in the singular number to express any other kind of custody.
Acts 26:29 And Paul said, I would to God, that not only you, but also all that hear me this day, were both almost, and altogether such as I am...
Ephesians 3:1 For this cause I Paul, the prisoner of Jesus Christ for you Gentiles,
Ephesians 4:1 I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that you walk worthy of the vocation with which you are called,
Ephesians 6:20 For which I am an ambassador in bonds: that therein I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
Philippians 1:13 So that my bonds in Christ are manifest in all the palace, and in all other places;
Colossians 4:18 The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.
2 Timothy 1:10 But is now made manifest by the appearing of our Savior Jesus Christ, who has abolished death...
2 Timothy 2:9 Wherein I suffer trouble, as an evil doer, even to bonds; but the word of God is not bound.
Strong's ConcordanceFor this cause therefore have I called for you, to see [you], and to speak with [you]: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.
Topical BibleAccount Bound Cause Chain Chains Entreat Hangs Hope Invited Reason Reasons Requested Sake Speak Talk Wearing
Acts Chapter 28 Verse 20
Alphabetical: am and asked because bound chain For have hope I is Israel It of reason requested sake see speak talk that the therefore this to wearing with you
NT Apostles: Acts 28:20 For this cause therefore I asked (Acts of the Apostles Ac)