Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Confirming the souls of the disciples, and exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.
And Judas and Silas, being themselves also prophets, exhorted the brothers by much speech, and strengthened them.
And after spending some time, he departed, passing through the region of Galatia and Phrygia, successively, strengthening all the disciples.
Strengthen ye the weak hands, and confirm the feeble knees.
1 Corinthians 1:8
who will also confirm you until the end, irreproachable in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Thessalonians 3:2
And we sent Timothy, our brother, and a helper of God, and our fellow workman in the good-news of the Christ, in order to establish you and to encourage you about your faith,
1 Peter 5:10
And may the God of all grace who called you to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus (after suffering a little while) himself thoroughly prepare you. He will establish, strengthen, and provide a foundation.
who, having arrived, and having seen the grace of God, rejoiced. And he encouraged all, with purpose of heart, to remain in the Lord.
Now after the synagogue was dismissed, many of the Jews and of the devout proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas, who, while conversing, persuaded them to continue in the grace of God.
Jesus therefore said to those Jews who believed him, If ye remain in my word, ye are truly my disciples,
Dwell in me, and I in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, unless it dwells in the grapevine, so neither ye, if ye do not dwell in me.
If ye truly continue in the faith, founded, and steadfast, and not moved away from the hope of the good-news that ye heard, which was proclaimed in all creation under heaven, of which I Paul became a helper.
Beloved, making all diligence to write to you about the common salvation, I had need to write to you exhorting you to earnestly contend for the faith that was once for all delivered to the sanctified.
And a brother will deliver up a brother to death, and a father a child. And children will rise up against parents, and condemn them to death.
Then Jesus said to his disciples, If any man wants to come behind me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
But ye are those who have continued with me in my trials.
Was it not necessary for the Christ to suffer these things, and to enter into his glory?
He who loves his life will lose it, and he who hates his life in this world will keep it for eternal life.
I have spoken these things to you, so that ye may not be caused to stumble.
And if children, also heirs, heirs indeed of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if indeed we suffer jointly, so that we may also be glorified jointly.
1 Thessalonians 3:4
For also when we were with you we foretold you that we were going to be oppressed, just as it also happened, and ye know.
2 Timothy 1:8
Be not ashamed therefore of the testimony of our Lord nor of me his prisoner, but suffer together with the good-news according to the power of God.
2 Timothy 2:11
Faithful is the saying, For if we die together, we will also live together.
2 Timothy 3:12
And also all those who want to live devoutly in Christ Jesus will be persecuted.
1 Peter 4:12
Beloved, ye should not be surprised at the fieriness in you, which occurs for a trial to you, like a strange thing happening to you.
Fear none of the things that thou are going to suffer. Behold, the devil is indeed going to cast some of you into prison, so that ye may be tried, and ye will have tribulation ten days. Become thou faithful until death, and I will
And I said to him, My lord, thou know. And he said to me, These are those coming out of the great tribulation, and they washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and persecute him,