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 gracious conduct, if for conscience towards God, any man undergo sorrows, suffering wrongfully.
1 Peter 4:13
but as ye share in the sufferings of Christ rejoice, that at the revelation of his glory also ye may hail him with exultations.
Blessed are they who are persecuted for righteousness sake: for their's is the kingdom in heaven.
And ye shall be brought before rulers and kings for my sake, for a testimony against them and the heathen.
For whosoever is desirous to preserve his life, shall lose it; but whosoever would lose his life for my sake, shall find it.
And every one who hath left family, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name sake, shall receive an hundred fold, and shall inherit life eternal.
For whosoever would preserve his life shall lose it; but whosoever would lose his life for my sake and the Gospel, he shall preserve it.
Then Jesus in reply said, Verily I say unto you, there is no man who hath left house, or brothers, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my sake and the Gospel's,
Blessed are ye, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from them, and shall revile you, and shall cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man's sake.
for I will shew him how many things he must suffer for my name's sake.
2 Corinthians 12:10
Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses, for Christ's sake; for when I am weak, then am I strong.
For this favour on the part of Christ is granted you, not only that ye should believe on him, but also that ye should suffer for his sake;
Blessed is the man who patiently supports temptation: for when he is proved, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to those who love him.
And be not afraid of those who kill the body, and cannot kill the soul: but fear him rather who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
But I say to you my friends, Be not afraid of those who may kill the body, but after that, have nothing farther which they can do.
LET not your hearts be troubled: trust in God, and trust in me.
Then spake the Lord in a vision by night to Paul, Fear not, but speak; and hold not thy peace: