New Living Translation
But Paul's nephew--his sister's son--heard of their plan and went to the fortress and told Paul.
King James Bible
And when Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, he went and entered into the castle, and told Paul.
Darby Bible Translation
But Paul's sister's son, having heard of the lying in wait, came and entered into the fortress and reported it to Paul.
World English Bible
But Paul's sister's son heard of their lying in wait, and he came and entered into the barracks and told Paul.
Young's Literal Translation
And the son of Paul's sister having heard of the lying in wait, having gone and entered into the castle, told Paul,
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Some shouted one thing and some another. Since he couldn't find out the truth in all the uproar and confusion, he ordered that Paul be taken to the fortress.
As Paul was about to be taken inside, he said to the commander, "May I have a word with you?" "Do you know Greek?" the commander asked, surprised.
As the conflict grew more violent, the commander was afraid they would tear Paul apart. So he ordered his soldiers to go and rescue him by force and take him back to the fortress.
Paul called for one of the Roman officers and said, "Take this young man to the commander. He has something important to tell him."
They returned to the fortress the next morning, while the mounted troops took him on to Caesarea.
He ordered an officer to keep Paul in custody but to give him some freedom and allow his friends to visit him and take care of his needs.
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