Acts 17:5-10 NLT

5 But some of the Jews were jealous, so they gathered some troublemakers from the marketplace to form a mob and start a riot. They attacked the home of Jason, searching for Paul and Silas so they could drag them out to the crowd.a

References for Acts 17:5

    • 17:5 - Or the city council.
      6 Not finding them there, they dragged out Jason and some of the other believersb instead and took them before the city council. “Paul and Silas have caused trouble all over the world,” they shouted, “and now they are here disturbing our city, too.

      References for Acts 17:6

        • 17:6 - Greek brothers; also in 17:10, 14 .
          7 And Jason has welcomed them into his home. They are all guilty of treason against Caesar, for they profess allegiance to another king, named Jesus.”
          8 The people of the city, as well as the city council, were thrown into turmoil by these reports.
          9 So the officials forced Jason and the other believers to post bond, and then they released them.
          10 That very night the believers sent Paul and Silas to Berea. When they arrived there, they went to the Jewish synagogue.