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King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 16
Chapter 16 16:1 Then came he to Derbe and Lystra: and, behold, a certain disciple was there, named Timotheus, the son of a certain woman, which was a Jewess, and believed; but his father was a Greek: 16:2 Which was well reported of by the brethren that were...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 5
Chapter 5 5:1 But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold a possession, 5:2 And kept back part of the price, his wife also being privy to it, and brought a certain part, and laid it, at the apostles' feet. 5:3 But Peter said, Ananias, why...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 39
Chapter 39 39:1 And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had brought him down thither. 39:2 And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was a...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 12
Chapter 12 12:1 Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to vex certain of the church. 12:2 And he killed James the brother of John with the sword. 12:3 And because he saw it pleased the Jews, he proceeded further to take Peter also. (Then...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 25
Chapter 25 25:1 Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom. 25:2 And five of them were wise, and five were foolish. 25:3 They that were foolish took their lamps, and took no oil...
New Testament >> Matthew
King James Bible: Mark, Chapter 6
Chapter 6 6:1 And he went out from thence, and came into his own country; and his disciples follow him. 6:2 And when the sabbath day was come, he began to teach in the synagogue: and many hearing him were astonished, saying, From whence hath this man these...
New Testament >> Mark
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 40
Chapter 40 40:1 And it came to pass after these things, that the butler of the king of Egypt and his baker had offended their lord the king of Egypt. 40:2 And Pharaoh was wroth against two of his officers, against the chief of the butlers, and against the...
Old Testament >> Genesis

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Armed robber posted selfies on Facebook from his Strangeways cell
A notorious prisoner posted selfies on Facebook from a maximum security wing on Strangeways - weeks after fleeing another jail for the Costa Del Sol.
Several people 'stabbed' outside Manchester's Strangeways prison
Police and paramedics have been scrambled to the busy main road outside Manchester's Strangeways prison following reports of several people being stabbed. Witnesses outside the high security prison on Bury New Road reported a heavy police presence ...
Will 'Dark Net' Return For Season 2? This Docuseries Has A Lot More Left To
Ulbricht was sentenced to life in prison and, according to a 2015 New York Times article, plans to appeal the ruling. His life was covered in the 2015 documentary, Deep Web, but his is a fascinating story that could withstand more than one ...
Strangeways prisoner ends rooftop protest
A convicted murderer has ended his one-man rooftop protest at the high-security Strangeways jail in Manchester after a tense standoff that lasted three days.
Strangeways, here we go again: prison protests in Manchester 25 years on
The thoroughfare, which leads out of Manchester's city centre, fronts HM Prison Manchester, formerly known as Strangeways. In 1990, this was the scene of the biggest riot this country's prison system has ever known.

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