Acts 22:29
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English Standard Version
So those who were about to examine him withdrew from him immediately, and the tribune also was afraid, for he realized that Paul was a Roman citizen and that he had bound him.

King James Bible
Then straightway they departed from him which should have examined him: and the chief captain also was afraid, after he knew that he was a Roman, and because he had bound him.

American Standard Version
They then that were about to examine him straightway departed from him: and the chief captain also was afraid when he knew that he was a Roman, and because he had bound him.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Immediately therefore they departed from him that were about to torture him. The tribune also was afraid after he understood that he was a Roman citizen, and because he had bound him.

English Revised Version
They then which were about to examine him straightway departed from him: and the chief captain also was afraid, when he knew that he was a Roman, and because he had bound him.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then forthwith they departed from him who were about to examine him: and the chief captain also was afraid, after he knew that he was a Roman, and because he had bound him.

Weymouth New Testament
So the men who had been on the point of putting him under torture immediately left him. And the Tribune, too, was frightened when he learnt that Paul was a Roman citizen, for he had had him bound.

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examined him. or, tortured him.

Acts 22:24 The chief captain commanded him to be brought into the castle, and bade that he should be examined by scourging...

Hebrews 11:35 Women received their dead raised to life again: and others were tortured, not accepting deliverance...

the chief.

Acts 22:25,26 And as they bound him with thongs, Paul said to the centurion that stood by, Is it lawful for you to whip a man that is a Roman...

Acts 16:38,39 And the sergeants told these words to the magistrates: and they feared, when they heard that they were Romans...

Cross References
Acts 16:38
The police reported these words to the magistrates, and they were afraid when they heard that they were Roman citizens.

Acts 21:33
Then the tribune came up and arrested him and ordered him to be bound with two chains. He inquired who he was and what he had done.

Acts 22:24
the tribune ordered him to be brought into the barracks, saying that he should be examined by flogging, to find out why they were shouting against him like this.

Acts 22:28
The tribune answered, "I bought this citizenship for a large sum." Paul said, "But I am a citizen by birth."

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