But when Paul wanted to enter the public assembly, 1 the disciples would not let him.
The next day they let 1 the horsemen 2 go on with him, and they returned to the barracks. 3
Then the soldiers cut the ropes 1 of the ship’s boat and let it drift away. 2
But Jesus said, 1 “Enough of this!” And he touched the man’s 2 ear and healed 3 him.
In 1 past 2 generations he allowed all the nations 3 to go their own ways,
When they came to 1 Mysia, 2 they attempted to go into Bithynia, 3 but the Spirit of Jesus did not allow 4 them to do this, 5
But understand this: If the owner of the house had known at what time of night the thief 1 was coming, he would have been alert and would not have let his house be broken into.
Demons also came out 1 of many, crying out, 2 “You are the Son of God!” 3 But he rebuked 4 them, and would not allow them to speak, 5 because they knew that he was the Christ. 6
So they slipped 1 the anchors 2 and left them in the sea, at the same time loosening the linkage 3 that bound the steering oars 4 together. Then they hoisted 5 the foresail 6 to the wind and steered toward 7 the beach.
When the local people 1 saw the creature hanging from Paul’s 2 hand, they said to one another, “No doubt this man is a murderer! Although he has escaped from the sea, Justice herself 3 has not allowed him to live!” 4
No trial has overtaken you that is not faced by others. 1 And God is faithful: He 2 will not let you be tried beyond what you are able to bear, 3 but with the trial will also provide a way out so that you may be able to endure it.