Acts 16:24

24 When he received these orders, he put them in the inner cell and fastened their feet in the stocks.

Acts 16:24 in Other Translations

KJV
24 Who, having received such a charge, thrust them into the inner prison, and made their feet fast in the stocks.
ESV
24 Having received this order, he put them into the inner prison and fastened their feet in the stocks.
NLT
24 So the jailer put them into the inner dungeon and clamped their feet in the stocks.
MSG
24 He did just that - threw them into the maximum security cell in the jail and clamped leg irons on them.
CSB
24 Receiving such an order, he put them into the inner prison and secured their feet in the stocks.

Acts 16:24 In-Context

22 The crowd joined in the attack against Paul and Silas, and the magistrates ordered them to be stripped and beaten with rods.
23 After they had been severely flogged, they were thrown into prison, and the jailer was commanded to guard them carefully.
24 When he received these orders, he put them in the inner cell and fastened their feet in the stocks.
25 About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them.
26 Suddenly there was such a violent earthquake that the foundations of the prison were shaken. At once all the prison doors flew open, and everyone’s chains came loose.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Job 13:27; Job 33:11; Jeremiah 20:2,3; Jeremiah 29:26
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