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Jailbreak

While Barnabas and Saul were in Antioch, King Herod arrested some who belonged to the church in Jerusalem, intending to persecute them. He had James, the brother of John, put to death with the sword. Then, when he saw that this met … Continue reading

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Paradise

As the soldiers led Jesus away, they seized Simon from Cyrene, who was on his way in from the country, and put the cross on him and made him carry it behind Jesus. A large number of people followed him, … Continue reading

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Death of Jesus

Very early in the morning, the chief priests, with the elders, the teachers of the law and the whole Sanhedrin, made their plans. So they bound Jesus, led him away and handed him over to Pilate. “Are you the king … Continue reading

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Death in custody

Jesus went to his hometown, accompanied by his disciples. When the Sabbath came, he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were amazed. “Where did this man get these things?” they asked. “What’s this wisdom that has … Continue reading

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Executed in prison

When Herod the tetrarch heard the reports about Jesus he said to his attendants, “This is John the Baptist; he has risen from the dead! That is why miraculous powers are at work in him.” Now Herod had arrested John and bound … Continue reading

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A light in the cell

It was about this time that King Herod arrested some who belonged to the church, intending to persecute them. He had James, the brother of John, put to death with the sword. When he saw that this met with approval among … Continue reading

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Early in the morning

Early in the morning, the chief priests and the elders planned how they were going to put Jesus to death. Then they bound him, led him away and took him to Pilate, the governor. When Judas, who’d betrayed him, saw that Jesus had been condemned, he … Continue reading

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