10. And when there arose a sore dissension among them, the chief captain feared lest Paul should have been pulled in pieces by
them, and he commanded the soldiers to go down, and to take him from them, and to bring him into the camp, 11. And the night following the Lord stood by him, and said, lie of good courage, Paul: for as thou hast borne witness of me
at Jerusalem, so must thou bear witness of me at Rome also. 12. And
when it was day, certain of the Jews gathered themselves together, and bound themselves with a curse, saying that they
would neither eat nor drink until they had killed Paul. 13. And there were more than forty men which had made this conspiracy. 14. And they came to the chief priests and elders, and said, We have bound ourselves with a curse, that we will eat nothing until
we have killed Paul. 15. Now therefore signify ye to the chief captain and council that he bring him
forth to you tomorrow, as if ye would know somewhat more certainly of him: and we, before he come near, are ready to
kill him. 16. But when Paul’s sister’s son heard of the lying in wait, he came and entered into the camp, and told Paul.