New Living Translation
They were watching for him day and night at the city gate so they could murder him, but Saul was told about their plot.
King James Bible
But their laying await was known of Saul. And they watched the gates day and night to kill him.
Darby Bible Translation
But their plot became known to Saul. And they watched also the gates both day and night, that they might kill him;
World English Bible
but their plot became known to Saul. They watched the gates both day and night that they might kill him,
Young's Literal Translation
and their counsel against him was known to Saul; they were also watching the gates both day and night, that they may kill him,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
9:24 They guarded the gates day and night - That is, the governor did, at their request, 2Cor 11:32.
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"Go and inquire for one called Saul of Tarsus: for, behold, he prayeth."--ACTS ix. 11. "For this cause I obtained mercy, that in me first Jesus Christ might show forth all long-suffering, for a pattern to them which should hereafter believe on Him to life everlasting."--1 TIM. i. 16. God took His own Son, and made Him our Example and our Pattern. It sometimes is as if the power of Christ's example is lost in the thought that He, in whom is no sin, is not man as we are. Our Lord took Paul, a man …
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So during the night, some of the other believers lowered him in a large basket through an opening in the city wall.
where he stayed for three months. He was preparing to sail back to Syria when he discovered a plot by some Jews against his life, so he decided to return through Macedonia.
I have done the Lord's work humbly and with many tears. I have endured the trials that came to me from the plots of the Jews.
The next morning a group of Jews got together and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul.
But when I was informed of a plot to kill him, I immediately sent him on to you. I have told his accusers to bring their charges before you."
They asked Festus as a favor to transfer Paul to Jerusalem (planning to ambush and kill him on the way).
2 Corinthians 11:32
When I was in Damascus, the governor under King Aretas kept guards at the city gates to catch me.
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