AND at that time Herod the king put forth his hands to injure some of the church.
But beware of men; for they will deliver you to Sanhedrims, and scourge you in their synagogues,
Then they shall deliver you to affliction, and kill you, and you shall be hated by all nations on my account;
When I was daily with you in the temple you stretched not out your hands upon me but this is your hour, and the power of darkness.
Remember the word which I said to you, a servant is not greater than his lord. If they have persecuted me, they will also persecute you; if they have kept my word, they will also keep yours.
They shall put you out of the synagogues; but the hour is coming when every one that kills you will think he renders God a service.
by stretching out thy hand, that cures and miracles and prodigies may be performed by the name of thy holy servant Jesus.
Then had the church peace in all Judea and Galilee and Samaria, and being built up, and walking in the fear of the Lord, and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, they were multiplied.