Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions abide me.

Bible References

The holy ghost

Acts 9:16
For I am going to show him what he will have to endure for my sake."
Acts 14:22
reassuring the disciples and encouraging them to stand by the faith and reminding them that we have to undergo many hardships to get into the Kingdom of God.
Acts 21:4
So we looked up the disciples there and stayed a week with them. Instructed by the Spirit, they warned Paul not to set foot in Jerusalem.
John 16:33
I have told you all this, so that through me you may find peace. In the world you have trouble; but take courage! I have conquered the world."
1 Thessalonians 3:3
and encourage you not to be led astray, any of you, in all these troubles. You know yourselves that this is what we must expect,
2 Timothy 2:12
If we endure, we will reign with him! If we disown him, he will also disown us!

General references

Matthew 16:25
For whoever wants to preserve his own life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for me will find it.
Luke 9:24
For whoever wants to preserve his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for me will preserve it.
Acts 8:29
Then the Spirit said to Philip, "Go up and stay by that car."
Philippians 1:13
Thus it is generally known throughout the Imperial Guard and elsewhere that it is for the sake of Christ that I am in prison,