Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For this is thankworthy, if a man for conscience toward God endure grief, suffering wrongfully.

General references

Bible References

This

1 Peter 2:20
For what kind of credit is it, if, sinning and being beaten, ye will endure? But if, doing good and suffering, ye will endure, this is graciousness with God.
Luke 6:32
And if ye love those who love you, what credit is for you? For even sinners love those who love them.

For conscience

1 Peter 3:14
But even if ye should suffer because of righteousness, ye are blessed. But do not fear their terror nor be shaken,
Matthew 5:10
Blessed are those who have been persecuted because of righteousness, because the kingdom of the heavens is theirs.
John 15:21
But all these things they will do to you because of my name, because they have not known him who sent me.
Romans 13:5
Therefore there is a need to be subordinate, not only because of the wrath, but also because of the conscience.
2 Timothy 1:12
Because of which reason I also suffer these things. But I am not ashamed, for I know him whom I have believed, and I am persuaded that he is able to preserve my consignment for that day.

Suffering

Job 21:27
Behold, I know your thoughts, and the devices with which ye would wrong me.
Psalm 35:19
Let not those who are my enemies wrongfully rejoice over me. Neither let them wink with the eye who hate me without a cause.
Psalm 38:19
But my enemies are energetic, [and] are strong, and those who hate me wrongfully are multiplied.
Psalm 69:4
Those who hate me without a cause are more than the hairs of my head. Those who would cut me off, being my enemies wrongfully, are mighty. That which I took not away I have to restore.
Psalm 119:86
All thy commandments are faithful. They persecute me wrongfully. Help thou me.

General references

Acts 24:16
And in this I fashion myself, having a conscience always nonstumbling before God and men.