Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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


Matthew 5:12
Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great will be your reward in heaven: for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
Matthew 21:35
but they seiz'd his servants, beat some, killed one, and stoned another.
Matthew 23:31
whereby you yourselves own that ye are indeed the children of those who killed the prophets,
Matthew 27:25
at this all the people cry'd out, "his blood be on us, and on our children."
Luke 11:48
they were guilty of slaughter, and you raise monuments to their memory.
Luke 13:33
till then I must be stirring about, to-day, and to-morrow, and the next day: for a prophet cannot be put to death any where, but at Jerusalem.
Acts 2:23
him, being delivered by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, ye have taken, and by means of the wicked, have crucified and slain: whom God hath raised up,
Acts 3:15
but killed the prince of life, whom God hath raised from the dead; whereof we are witnesses.
Acts 4:10
and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene, whom ye crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him doth this man stand here before you entirely recover'd.
Acts 5:30
the God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom ye slew, and hanged on a tree.
Acts 7:52
was there ever any prophet whom your fathers did not persecute? have they not slain those who predicted the coming of that just person whom you have so lately betrayed and murder'd?

Persecuted us

Acts 22:18
then I saw JESUS, who said to me, "make haste, and go out of Jerusalem immediately: for they will not receive the attestations you would give of me." Lord,


Acts 12:3
and perceiving that the Jews were pleas'd with this, he proceeded to secure Peter during the feast of unleavened bread:
1 Corinthians 10:5
but with the greater part God was not well pleased: for their carcasses were strown in the wilderness.


Luke 11:52
wo unto you, doctors of the law; for after having taken the key of knowledge, you remain still in the dark, and hinder others, who desire to have light.

General references

Matthew 21:35
but they seiz'd his servants, beat some, killed one, and stoned another.
Luke 3:20
to compleat all the rest, Herod confin'd John in prison.
Luke 19:27
as for those enemies of mine, who would not have me for their king, bring them here, and slay them in my presence.
John 16:9
of sin, because they believ'd not on me;
Acts 14:2
but the disbelieving Jews practis'd upon the Gentiles, and inflam'd their minds against the brethren.