Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But and if ye suffer for righteousness' sake, happy are ye: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled;
1 Peter 2:19
For this is graciousness, if, because of consciousness of God, any man endures sorrows, suffering wrongfully.
1 Peter 4:13
But rejoice in so far as ye are partakers in the sufferings of the Christ, so that also at the revealing of his glory ye may rejoice, having exceeding joy.
O LORD, thou know. Remember me, and visit me, and avenge me of my persecutors. Take me not away in thy longsuffering. Know that for thy sake I have suffered reproach.
Blessed are those who have been persecuted because of righteousness, because the kingdom of the heavens is theirs.
and ye will be brought to governors and even kings because of me, for a witness to them and to the Gentiles.
For whoever wants save his life will lose it, and whoever will lose his life for my sake will find it.
And every man who has forsaken houses, or brothers, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, because of my name, will receive a hundredfold, and will inherit eternal life.
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever will lose his life because of me and the good-news, this man will save it.
And having answered, Jesus said, Truly I say to you, there is no man who has left house, or brothers, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, because of me, and because of the good-news,
Blessed are ye, when men will hate you, and when they will exclude you, and revile you, and cast out your name as evil, because of the Son of man.
For I will give him a glimpse of how many things it is necessary for him to suffer for my name.
2 Corinthians 12:10
Therefore I am pleased in weaknesses, in injuries, in necessities, in persecutions, in restrictions, for the sake of Christ. For when I am weak, then I am strong.
Because to you it was granted on behalf of Christ, not only to believe in him, but also to suffer for him,
Blessed is a man who endures temptation, because, having become approved, he will receive the crown of life, which the Lord promised to those who love him.
Say ye not, A conspiracy, concerning all of which this people shall say, A conspiracy, nor fear ye their fear, nor be in dread [of it].
Fear thou not, for I am with thee. Be not dismayed, for I am thy God. I will strengthen thee. Yea, I will help thee. Yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
I, even I, am he who comforts you. Who are thou, that thou are afraid of man who shall die, and of the son of man who shall be made as grass,
Be not afraid because of them, for I am with thee to deliver thee, says LORD.
As an adamant, harder than flint, I have made thy forehead. Fear them not, nor be dismayed at their looks, though they are a rebellious house.
And be not afraid of those who kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul. But rather fear him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
And I say to you my friends, Be not afraid of those who kill the body, and after these things not having anything more severe to do.
Let not your heart be troubled. Ye believe in God, believe also in me.
And the Lord spoke to Paul by a vision at night, Fear not, but speak, and be not silent,