And they came and sought them, and brought them out, and desired them to depart out of the city.
Treasury of Scripture
Exodus 11:8 And all these your servants shall come down to me, and bow down themselves to me, saying, Get you out...
Isaiah 45:14 Thus said the LORD, The labor of Egypt, and merchandise of Ethiopia and of the Sabeans, men of stature, shall come over to you...
Isaiah 49:23 And kings shall be your nursing fathers, and their queens your nursing mothers...
Isaiah 60:14 The sons also of them that afflicted you shall come bending to you...
Micah 7:9,10 I will bear the indignation of the LORD, because I have sinned against him, until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me...
Revelation 3:9 Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie; behold...
Daniel 6:16,23 Then the king commanded, and they brought Daniel, and cast him into the den of lions. Now the king spoke and said to Daniel...
Matthew 8:34 And, behold, the whole city came out to meet Jesus: and when they saw him, they sought him that he would depart out of their coasts.
Mark 5:17 And they began to pray him to depart out of their coasts.
ContextPaul and Silas Are Released
35And when it was day, the magistrates sent the sergeants, saying, Let those men go. 36And the keeper of the prison told this saying to Paul, The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore depart, and go in peace. 37But Paul said to them, They have beaten us openly uncondemned, being Romans, and have cast us into prison; and now do they thrust us out privately? no truly; but let them come themselves and fetch us out. 38And the sergeants told these words to the magistrates: and they feared, when they heard that they were Romans. 39And they came and sought them, and brought them out, and desired them to depart out of the city. 40And they went out of the prison, and entered into the house of Lydia: and when they had seen the brothers, they comforted them, and departed.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
and they came and besought them; and when they had brought them out, they asked them to go away from the city.
And coming, they besought them; and bringing them out, they desired them to depart out of the city.
Darby Bible Translation
And they came and besought them, and having brought them out, asked them to go out of the city.
King James Bible
And they came and besought them, and brought them out, and desired them to depart out of the city.
Young's Literal Translation
and having come, they besought them, and having brought them forth, they were asking them to go forth from the city;