Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And our hope of you is stedfast, knowing, that as ye are partakers of the sufferings, so shall ye be also of the consolation.
2 Corinthians 1:14
just as also you have partly understood us, that we are your source of pride just as you also are ours in the day of the Lord Jesus.
2 Corinthians 7:9
Now I rejoice, not because you were made sad, but because you were made sad to the point of repentance. For you were made sad as God intended, so that you were not harmed in any way by us.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I am afraid that somehow when I come I will not find you what I wish, and you will find me not what you wish. I am afraid that somehow there may be quarreling, jealousy, intense anger, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, arrogance, and disorder.
For I am sure of this very thing, that the one who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
because we recall in the presence of our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and endurance of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.
"Blessed are you when people insult you and persecute you and say all kinds of evil things about you falsely on account of me.
"You are the ones who have remained with me in my trials.
And if children, then heirs (namely, heirs of God and also fellow heirs with Christ) -- if indeed we suffer with him so we may also be glorified with him.
1 Corinthians 10:13
No trial has overtaken you that is not faced by others. And God is faithful: He will not let you be tried beyond what you are able to bear, but with the trial will also provide a way out so that you may be able to endure it.
2 Thessalonians 1:4
As a result we ourselves boast about you in the churches of God for your perseverance and faith in all the persecutions and afflictions you are enduring.
2 Timothy 2:12
If we endure, we will also reign with him. If we deny him, he will also deny us.
My brothers and sisters, consider it nothing but joy when you fall into all sorts of trials,