Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who both killed the Lord Jesus, and their own prophets, and have persecuted us; and they please not God, and are contrary to all men:

Persecuted us

Bible References

Killed

Matthew 5:12
Rejoice, and be exceedingly glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets who were before you.
Matthew 21:35
And the tenants took his servants, and beat one, and killed another, and stoned another.
Matthew 23:31
Therefore you are witnesses unto yourselves, that you are the children of them who killed the prophets.
Matthew 27:25
Then answered all the people, and said, His blood be on us, and on our children.
Luke 11:48
Truly you bear witness that you consent to the deeds of your fathers: for they indeed killed them, and you build their sepulchers.
Luke 13:33
Nevertheless I must walk today, and tomorrow, and the day following: for it cannot be that a prophet perish outside of Jerusalem.
Acts 2:23
Him, being delivered by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, you have taken, and by wicked hands have crucified and slain:
Acts 3:15
And killed the Prince of life, whom God has raised from the dead; of which we are witnesses.
Acts 4:10
Be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him does this man stand here before you whole.
Acts 5:30
The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom you slew and hanged on a tree.
Acts 7:52
Which of the prophets have not your fathers persecuted? and they have slain them who showed before of the coming of the Just One; of whom you have been now the betrayers and murderers:

Persecuted us

Amos 7:12
Also Amaziah said unto Amos, O you seer, go, flee away into the land of Judah, and there eat bread, and prophesy there:
Acts 22:18
And saw him saying unto me, Make haste, and get quickly out of Jerusalem: for they will not receive your testimony concerning me.

Please

Acts 12:3
And because he saw it pleased the Jews, he proceeded further to take Peter also. (Then were the days of unleavened bread.)
1 Corinthians 10:5
But with many of them God was not well pleased: for they were overthrown in the wilderness.

Contrary

Esther 3:8
And Haman said unto king Ahasuerus, There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the people in all the provinces of your kingdom; and their laws are different from all people; neither keep they the king's laws: therefore it is not for the king's profit to tolerate them.
Luke 11:52
Woe unto you, lawyers! for you have taken away the key of knowledge: you entered not in yourselves, and them that were entering in you hindered.

General references

Proverbs 25:26
A righteous man falling down before the wicked is as a muddied fountain, and a polluted spring.
Jeremiah 51:24
And I will render unto Babylon and to all the inhabitants of Chaldea all their evil that they have done in Zion in your sight, says the LORD.
Ezekiel 11:8
You have feared the sword; and I will bring a sword upon you, says the Lord GOD.
Matthew 21:35
And the tenants took his servants, and beat one, and killed another, and stoned another.
Luke 3:20
Added yet this above all, that he shut up John in prison.
Luke 19:27
But those my enemies, who would not that I should reign over them, bring here, and slay them before me.
John 16:9
Of sin, because they believe not on me;
Acts 14:2
But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles, and made their minds embittered against the brethren.