Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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 will let him know the great sufferings which he must pass through for My sake."
Acts 14:22
Everywhere they strengthened the disciples by encouraging them to hold fast to the faith, and warned them saying, "It is through many afflictions that we must make our way into the Kingdom of God."
Acts 21:4
Having searched for the disciples and found them, we stayed at Tyre for seven days; and, taught by the Spirit, they repeatedly urged Paul not to proceed to Jerusalem.
John 16:33
"I have spoken all this to you in order that in me you may have peace. In the world you have affliction. But keep up your courage: *I* have won the victory over the world."
1 Thessalonians 3:3
that none of you might be unnerved by your present trials: for you yourselves know that they are our appointed lot.
2 Timothy 2:12
"If we patiently endure pain, we shall also share His Kingship; "If we disown Him, He will also disown us;

General references

Matthew 16:25
For whoever desires to save his life shall lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake shall find it.
Luke 9:24
For whoever desires to save his life shall lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake shall save it.
Acts 8:29
Then the Spirit said to Philip, "Go and enter that chariot."
Philippians 1:13
And thus it has become notorious among all the Imperial Guards, and everywhere, that it is for the sake of Christ that I am a prisoner;