Acts 16:19-24 NIV

19 When the owners of the slave girl realized that their hope of making money1 was gone, they seized Paul and Silas2 and dragged3 them into the marketplace to face the authorities.

References for Acts 16:19

20 They brought them before the magistrates and said, "These men are Jews, and are throwing our city into an uproar4

References for Acts 16:20

21 by advocating customs unlawful for us Romans5 to accept or practice."6

References for Acts 16:21

      22 The crowd joined in the attack against Paul and Silas, and the magistrates ordered them to be stripped and beaten.7

      References for Acts 16:22

      23 After they had been severely flogged, they were thrown into prison, and the jailer8 was commanded to guard them carefully.

      References for Acts 16:23

          24 Upon receiving such orders, he put them in the inner cell and fastened their feet in the stocks.9

          References for Acts 16:24