Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If ye be reproached for the name of Christ, happy are ye; for the spirit of glory and of God resteth upon you: on their part he is evil spoken of, but on your part he is glorified.
1 Peter 2:19
For this is grace, if any by consciousness of God bear grief, suffering unjustly.
1 Peter 3:14
But if ye also suffer for justice, happy are ye: be not afraid of their fear, neither be troubled;
1 Peter 4:4
In which they are astonished, you not running together in the same pouring out of lavish expense, blaspheming:
And he shall yet live forever, he shall not see destruction.
Which thine enemies reproached, O Jehovah; which they reproached the heels of thy Messiah.
Hear to me, ye knowing justice, the people my law in their heart; ye shall not fear the reproach of men; and from their reviling ye shall not be dismayed.
Happy are ye, when they shall upbraid you, and drive you out, and say every evil word against you, lying, for my sake.
Happy are ye, when men hate you, and when they separate you, and reproach, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man's sake.
Then the Pharisees answered them, Have ye not also been deceived
Then answered the Jews, and said to him, Say we not well that thou art a Samaritan, and hast a demon?
Then they reviled him, and said, Thou art his disciple; but we are Moses' disciples.
2 Corinthians 12:10
Therefore am I contented in weaknesses, in reproaches, in necessities in expulsions, in extremities for Christ: for when I am weak, then am I strong.
1 Kings 10:8
Happy thy men, happy these thy servants, standing before thee continually, hearing thy wisdom.
To David, wisdom. Happy the taking away of transgression, the covering of sin.
Happy is he the God of Jacob for his help, his hope upon Jehovah his God:
Happy the man who endures temptation: for being tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord promised to them loving him.
Behold, we esteem those enduring happy. Ye have heard of the patience of Job, and ye see the end of the Lord; that the Lord is very compassionate and merciful.
And the Jews, having seen the crowds, were filled with envy, and spake against the things said by Paul, contradicting and defaming.
And they opposing, and blaspheming, having shaken off the garments violently, he said to them, Your blood upon your head; I clean: from now will I go to the nations.
2 Peter 2:2
(And many shall follow their licentiousness; by whom the way of truth shall be defamed.)