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 that is how they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
Matthew 21:35
The farmers took his servants, beat one, killed another, and stoned another.
Matthew 23:31
Therefore you testify to yourselves that you are children of those who killed the prophets.
Matthew 27:25
All the people answered, "May his blood be on us, and on our children."
Luke 11:48
So you are witnesses and consent to the works of your fathers. For they killed them, and you build their tombs.
Luke 13:33
Nevertheless I must go on my way today and tomorrow and the next day, for it cannot be that a prophet perish outside of Jerusalem.'
Acts 2:23
him, being delivered up by the determined counsel and foreknowledge of God, by the hand of lawless men, crucified and killed;
Acts 3:15
and killed the Prince of life, whom God raised from the dead, to which we are witnesses.
Acts 4:10
be it known to you all, and to all the people of Israel, that in the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead, in him does this man stand here before you whole.
Acts 5:30
The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom you killed, hanging him on a tree.
Acts 7:52
Which of the prophets did not your fathers persecute? They killed those who foretold the coming of the Righteous One, of whom you have now become betrayers and murderers.

Persecuted us

Amos 7:12
Amaziah also said to Amos, "You seer, go, flee away into the land of Judah, and there eat bread, and prophesy there:
Acts 22:18
and saw him saying to me, 'Hurry and get out of Jerusalem quickly, because they will not receive testimony concerning me from you.'

Please

Acts 12:3
When he saw that it pleased the Jewish people, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This was during the days of unleavened bread.
1 Corinthians 10:5
However with most of them, God was not well pleased, for they were overthrown in the wilderness.

Contrary

Esther 3:8
Haman said to King Ahasuerus, "There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the peoples in all the provinces of your kingdom, and their laws are different than other people's. They do not keep the king's laws. Therefore it is not for the king's profit to allow them to remain.
Luke 11:52
Woe to you Law scholars. For you took away the key of knowledge. You did not enter in yourselves, and those who were entering in, you hindered."

General references

Proverbs 25:26
Like a muddied spring, and a polluted well, so is a righteous man who gives way before the wicked.
Jeremiah 51:24
I will render to 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 the sword on you,' says the Lord GOD.
Matthew 21:35
The farmers took his servants, beat one, killed another, and stoned another.
Luke 3:20
added this also to them all, that he shut up John in prison.
Luke 19:27
But bring those enemies of mine who did not want me to reign over them here, and kill them before me.'"
John 16:9
about sin, because they do not believe in me;
Acts 14:2
But the disbelieving Jews stirred up and embittered the souls of the Gentiles against the brothers.