Acts 12:5-12 KJV

5 Peter * therefore was kept in prison: but prayera was made without ceasing of the church unto God for him.

References for Acts 12:5

    • v 12:5 - prayer...: or, instant and earnest prayer was made
      7 And, behold , the angel of the Lord came upon him, and a light shined in the prison: and he smote Peter on the side, and raised him up , saying , Arise up quickly *. And his chains fell off from his hands.
      9 And he went out , and followed him; and wist not that it was true which was done by the angel; but thought he saw a vision.
      10 When they were past the first and the second ward, they came unto the iron gate that leadeth unto the city; which opened to them of his own accord: and they went out , and passed on through one street; and forthwith the angel departed from him.
      11 And when Peter was come to himself, he said , Now I know of a surety, that the Lord hath sent his angel, and hath delivered me out of the hand of Herod, and from all the expectation of the people of the Jews.
      12 And when he had considered the thing, he came to the house of Mary the mother of John, whose surname was Mark; where many were gathered together praying * .