Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Persecutions, afflictions, which came unto me at Antioch, at Iconium, at Lystra; what persecutions I endured: but out of them all the Lord delivered me.
For I will give him a glimpse of how many things it is necessary for him to suffer for my name.
serving the Lord with all humility, and many tears and trials that befell me by the conspiracies of the Jews.
Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will tribulation, or restriction, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?
1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think God has exhibited us the apostles least, as men sentenced to die, because we became a spectacle to the world, both to heavenly agents and to men.
2 Corinthians 1:8
For we do not want you to be ignorant, brothers, about our affliction that happened to us in Asia, because we were extraordinarily weighed down, above strength, so as for us to despair even to be alive.
2 Corinthians 4:8
restricted in everything, yet not confined, perplexed but not despairing,
2 Corinthians 11:23
Are they helpers of Christ? (I speak as being mad) I more: in toils, more abundantly; in stripes, countless; in prisons, more frequently; in deaths often.
Partly made a spectacle, both by reviling and afflictions, and partly having become companions of those so treated.
But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled of envy, and contradicted the things spoken by Paul, contradicting and slandering.
But the disobedient Jews aroused the souls of the Gentiles, and made them evil against the brothers.
2 Timothy 4:7
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith.
the [heavenly] agent who has redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads, and let my name be named on them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac, and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.
2 Samuel 22:1
And David spoke to LORD the words of this song in the day that LORD delivered him out of the hand of all his enemies, and out of the hand of Saul:
He will deliver thee in six troubles. Yea, in seven there shall no evil touch thee.
Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but LORD delivers him out of them all.
and LORD helps them, and rescues them. He rescues them from sinners, and saves them, because they have taken refuge in him.
I will say of LORD, He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.
Fear thou not, for I am with thee. Be not dismayed, for I am thy God. I will strengthen thee. Yea, I will help thee. Yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
When thou pass through the waters, I will be with thee, and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee. When thou walk through the fire, thou shall not be burned, nor shall the flame kindle upon thee.
And they shall fight against thee. But they shall not prevail against thee, for I am with thee, says LORD, to deliver thee.
He delivers and rescues, and he works signs and wonders in heaven and in earth, who has delivered Daniel from the power of the lions.
And after considerable days were fulfilled, the Jews plotted to destroy him,
And immediately after taking soldiers and centurions, he ran down to them. And they, when they saw the chief captain and the soldiers, stopped beating Paul.
And a great conflict having developed, the chief captain, having been alarmed lest Paul might be torn apart by them, commanded the soldiers to go down and take him away from the midst of them, and bring him into the fort.
asking a favor against him, that he would summon him to Jerusalem, making an ambush to kill him on the way.
delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom I send thee,
2 Corinthians 1:10
Who rescued us out of so great a death, and does rescue, in whom we have hoped that he will also still rescue.
2 Peter 2:9
the Lord knows how to rescue the pious out of temptation, and to hold in reserve unrighteous men being cut off for a day of judgment.
So Jeremiah abode in the court of the guard until the day that Jerusalem was taken.