Acts 23:16
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New International Version
But when the son of Paul's sister heard of this plot, he went into the barracks and told Paul.

New Living Translation
But Paul's nephew--his sister's son--heard of their plan and went to the fortress and told Paul.

English Standard Version
Now the son of Paul’s sister heard of their ambush, so he went and entered the barracks and told Paul.

Berean Study Bible
But when the son of Paul's sister heard about the ambush, he went into the barracks and told Paul.

Berean Literal Bible
But the son of Paul's sister, having heard of the ambush, having come near and having entered into the barracks, reported it to Paul.

New American Standard Bible
But the son of Paul's sister heard of their ambush, and he came and entered the barracks and told Paul.

King James Bible
And when Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, he went and entered into the castle, and told Paul.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But the son of Paul's sister, hearing about their ambush, came and entered the barracks and reported it to Paul.

International Standard Version
But the son of Paul's sister heard about the ambush, so he came and got into the barracks and told Paul.

NET Bible
But when the son of Paul's sister heard about the ambush, he came and entered the barracks and told Paul.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the son of Paulus' sister heard this plot, and he entered the encampment and informed Paulus.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But Paul's nephew heard about the ambush. He entered the barracks and told Paul.

New American Standard 1977
But the son of Paul’s sister heard of their ambush, and he came and entered the barracks and told Paul.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And when Paul's sister's son heard of their ambush, he went and entered into the fortress and told Paul.

King James 2000 Bible
And when Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, he went and entered into the barracks, and told Paul.

American King James Version
And when Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, he went and entered into the castle, and told Paul.

American Standard Version
But Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, and he came and entered into the castle and told Paul.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Which when Paul's sister's son had heard, of their lying in wait, he came and entered into the castle and told Paul.

Darby Bible Translation
But Paul's sister's son, having heard of the lying in wait, came and entered into the fortress and reported [it] to Paul.

English Revised Version
But Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, and he came and entered into the castle, and told Paul.

Webster's Bible Translation
And when the son of Paul's sister heard of their lying in wait, he went and entered into the castle, and told Paul.

Weymouth New Testament
But Paul's sister's son heard of the intended attack upon him. So he came and went into the barracks and told Paul about it;

World English Bible
But Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, and he came and entered into the barracks and told Paul.

Young's Literal Translation
And the son of Paul's sister having heard of the lying in wait, having gone and entered into the castle, told Paul,
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
23:12-24 False religious principles, adopted by carnal men, urge on to such wickedness, as human nature would hardly be supposed capable of. Yet the Lord readily disappoints the best concerted schemes of iniquity. Paul knew that the Divine providence acts by reasonable and prudent means; and that, if he neglected to use the means in his power, he could not expect God's providence to work on his behalf. He who will not help himself according to his means and power, has neither reason nor revelation to assure him that he shall receive help from God. Believing in the Lord, we and ours shall be kept from every evil work, and kept to his kingdom. Heavenly Father, give us by thy Holy Spirit, for Christ's sake, this precious faith.
Study Bible
The Plot to Kill Paul
15Now then, you and the Sanhedrin petition the commander to bring him down to you on the pretext of examining his case more carefully. We are ready to kill him on the way.” 16But when the son of Paul’s sister heard about the ambush, he went into the barracks and told Paul. 17Then Paul called one of the centurions and said, “Take this young man to the commander; he has something to tell him.”…
Cross References
Acts 21:34
Some in the crowd were shouting one thing, and some another. And since the commander could not determine the facts because of the uproar, he ordered that Paul be brought into the barracks.

Acts 21:37
As they were about to take Paul into the barracks, he asked the commander, "May I say something to you?" "Do you speak Greek?" he replied.

Acts 23:10
The dispute grew so violent that the commander was afraid they would tear Paul to pieces. He ordered the soldiers to go down and remove him by force and bring him into the barracks.

Acts 23:17
Then Paul called one of the centurions and said, "Take this young man to the commander; he has something to tell him."

Acts 23:32
The next day they returned to the barracks and let the horsemen go on with him.

Acts 24:23
He ordered the centurion to keep Paul under guard, but to allow him some freedom and permit his friends to minister to his needs.
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