About that time, King Herod reached out to inflict harm on some who belonged to the church.
Cross ReferencesPsalm 125:3
For the scepter of the wicked will not rest upon the land allotted to the righteous, so that the righteous will not put forth their hands to injustice.
At that time Herod the tetrarch heard the reports about Jesus
Now Herod had arrested John and bound him and put him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife,
On Herod's birthday, however, the daughter of Herodias danced before them, and pleased Herod
This they did, sending their gifts to the elders with Barnabas and Saul.
He had James, the brother of John, put to death with the sword.
Chapter Outline1. King Herod persecutes the Christians, kills James, and imprisons Peter;
6. whom an angel delivers upon the prayers of the church.
20. Herod in his pride taking to himself the honor due to God,
23. is stricken by an angel, and dies miserably.
24. After his death, the word of God prospers.
25. Saul and Barnabas return to Antioch.
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