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The Oath and the Plot
12 The next morning, the Jews made a plot together. They swore an oath, binding themselves not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul. 13 There were more than forty of them who made this solemn vow with one another. 14 They went to the high priest and the elders.
‘We have sworn a solemn and binding oath’, they said, ‘not to taste anything until we have killed Paul.Read full chapter