Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then the king sent unto him a captain of fifty with his fifty. And he went up to him: and, behold, he sat on the top of an hill. And he spake unto him, Thou man of God, the king hath said, Come down.
2 Kings 6:13
So he said, “Go and see where he is, that I may send and take him.” And it was told him, saying, “Behold, he is in
1 Kings 18:4
when Jezebel destroyed the prophets of the Lord, Obadiah took a hundred prophets and hid them by fifties in a cave, and provided them with bread and water.)
1 Kings 19:2
Then Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah, saying, “
So may the gods do to me and even more, if I do not make your life as the life of one of them by tomorrow about this time.”
1 Kings 22:8
The king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “There is yet one man by whom we may inquire of the Lord, but I hate him, because he does not prophesy good concerning me, but evil. He is Micaiah son of Imlah.” But Jehoshaphat said, “Let not the king say so.”
Herod had John arrested, he bound him and put him in prison because of Herodias, the wife of his brother Philip.
1 Kings 18:42
So Ahab went up to eat and drink. But Elijah went up to the top of
Carmel; and he crouched down on the earth and put his face between his knees.
But they themselves were filled with
rage, and discussed together what they might do to Jesus.
Then Amaziah said to Amos, “
Go, you seer, flee away to the land of Judah and there eat bread and there do your prophesying!
and said, “
Prophesy to us, You Christ; who is the one who hit You?”
And after twisting together a crown of thorns, they put it on His head, and a reed in His right hand; and they knelt down before Him and mocked Him, saying, “ Hail, King of the Jews!”
Those passing by were
hurling abuse at Him, wagging their heads, and saying, “Ha! You who are going to destroy the temple and rebuild it in three days,
experienced mockings and scourgings, yes, also chains and imprisonment.
2 Kings 1:12
Elijah replied to them, “If I am a man of God, let fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty.” Then the fire of God came down from heaven and consumed him and his fifty.
2 Corinthians 13:8
For we can do nothing against the truth, but only for the truth.