Acts 16:24

“Who, having received such a charge, thrust them into the inner prison, and made their feet fast in the stocks.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 16:24

Who hauing receiued such a charge, thrust them into the inner prison, & made their feet fast in the stockes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and he, having received such a command, threw them into the inner prison and fastened their feet in the stocks.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

who, having received such a charge, cast them into the inner prison, and made their feet fast in the stocks.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he, having such orders, put them into the inner prison with chains on their feet.
- Basic English Bible

who, having received such a charge, cast them into the inner prison, and secured their feet to the stocks.
- Darby Bible

Who, having received such a charge, thrust them into the inner prison, and made their feet fast in the stocks.
- Webster's Bible

He, having received an order like that, lodged them in the inner prison, and secured their feet in the stocks.
- Weymouth Bible

who, having received such a command, threw them into the inner prison, and secured their feet in the stocks.
- World English Bible

And whanne he hadde take siche a precept, he putte hem into the ynnere prisoun, and streynede the feet of hem in a tre.
- Wycliffe Bible

who such a charge having received, did put them to the inner prison, and their feet made fast in the stocks.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 16:24

Wesley's Notes for Acts 16:24


16:24 Secured their feet in the stocks - These were probably those large pieces of wood, in use among the Romans, which not only loaded the legs of the prisoner, but also kept them extended in a very painful manner.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 16:24


Ac 16:24 Thrust them into the inner prison. A damp interior cell from which all light was excluded. The stocks. An instrument of torture as well as confinement. The feet, stretched wide apart, were thrust through holes in a wall of wood, and the prisoner was fastened there.

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