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 exult; because great is your reward in Heaven, for so persecuted they the prophets who were before you.
Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen, taking his servants, one, indeed, they beat; and one they killed; and one they stoned.
Matthew 23:31
So then ye testify to yourselves that ye are sons of those who killed the prophets;
Matthew 27:25
And all the people, answering, said, "His blood be upon us, and upon our children."
Luke 11:48
Consequently, ye are witnesses, and consent to the works of your fathers; because they, indeed, killed them, and ye build their tombs.
Luke 13:33
But yet I must go on My way to-day, and to-morrow, and the following day; because it is not possible that a prophet perish outside of Jerusalem!'
Acts 2:23
This Man, delivered up by the settled counsel and foreknowledge of God, ye, having fastened to the cross, through the hand of lawless ones, did slay:
Acts 3:15
and the Prince of life ye killed; Whom God raised from the dead??f which fact 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, the Nazarene, Whom ye crucified, Whom God raised from the dead, in Him does this man stand here before you well!
Acts 5:30
The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, Whom ye slew, having suspended Him on a tree:
Acts 7:52
Which of the prophets did your fathers not persecute? And they killed those who declared beforehand concerning the coming of the Righteous One??f Whom just now ye became the betrayers and murderers;

Persecuted us

Acts 22:18
and saw Him, saying to me, 'Make haste, and go forth quickly out of Jerusalem; because they will not receive your testimony concerning Me.'


Acts 12:3
and, seeing that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. And then were the days of unleavened bread.
1 Corinthians 10:5
But in the most of them God took no pleasure; for they were overthrown in the wilderness.


Luke 11:52
"Woe to you lawyers; because ye took away the Key of Knowledge; ye yourselves entered not in, and those who were entering ye hindered."

General references

Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen, taking his servants, one, indeed, they beat; and one they killed; and one they stoned.
Luke 3:20
added this also to them all, that he shut up John in prison.
Luke 19:27
But, these my enemies, who did not wish me to be king over them, bring hither, and slay them before me.'"
John 16:9
respecting sin, because they believe not on Me;
Acts 14:2
But the unbelieving Jews stirred up and embittered the souls of the gentiles against the brethren.