Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For consider him that endured such contradiction of sinners against himself, lest ye be wearied and faint in your minds.
Looking to Jesus the pathfinder and perfecter of the faith, who, against the joy set before him, endured a cross, having despised the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Because of which, holy brothers, companions of a heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our affirmation, Jesus Christ,
1 Samuel 12:24
Only fear LORD, and serve him in truth with all your heart, for consider what great things he has done for you.
2 Timothy 2:7
Consider what I say, for may the Lord give thee understanding in all things.
A pupil is not above his teacher, nor a bondman above his lord.
The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold the man, a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners! And wisdom is justified from her children.
But when the Pharisees heard it, they said, This man does not cast out demons, except by Beelzebub the ruler of the demons.
Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat bread.
But when the chief priests and the scholars saw the wonderful things that he did, and the boys crying out in the temple and saying, Hosanna to the son of David, they were indignant,
Then the Pharisees having departed, they took counsel how they might trap him in his talk.
And Simeon blessed them, and said to Mary his mother, Behold, this man is set for the falling and the rising of many in Israel, and for a sign being repudiated
And the scholars and the Pharisees began to deliberate, saying, Who is this who speaks blasphemies? Who can forgive sins, except God alone?
but some of them said, He casts out the demons by Beelzebub, ruler of the demons.
And he laid his hands upon her, and immediately she was made straight, and glorified God.
And it came to pass, when he went into the house of a certain man of the chiefs of the Pharisees on a Sabbath to eat bread, that they were watching him.
And the Pharisees and the scholars murmured, saying, This man receives sinners and eats with them.
And the Pharisees, being lovers of money, heard all these things, and they sneered him.
And some of the Pharisees from the multitude said to him, Teacher, rebuke thy disciples.
And because of this the Jews persecuted Jesus, and sought to kill him, because he did these things on a Sabbath.
And there was much murmuring among the multitudes about him. Some said, He is a good man, others said, No, but he leads the multitude astray.
The Pharisees therefore said to him, Thou testify about thyself. Thy testimony is not valid.
And those of the Pharisees who were with him heard these things, and they said to him, Are we also blind?
And many of them said, He has a demon, and is mad. Why do ye listen to him?
Therefore a great multitude of the Jews knew that he is there. And they came, not only because of Jesus, but that they might also see Lazarus whom he had raised from the dead.
If the world hates you, know that it has hated me before you.
And when he said these things, one of the subordinates standing by gave a slap to Jesus, saying, Answer thou the high priest this way?
And have ye forgotten the exhortation that reasons with you as with sons, My son, do not disparage the chastening of Lord, nor become disheartened when punished by him?
and shall say to them, Hear, O Israel, ye draw near this day to battle against your enemies. Let not your heart faint. Fear not, nor tremble, neither be ye frightened at them.
If thou faint in the day of adversity, thy strength is small.
Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall.
Lord LORD has given me the tongue of those who are taught, that I may know how to sustain with words him who is weary. He awakens morning by morning. He awakens my ear to hear as those who are taught.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brothers, become ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not empty in Lord.
2 Corinthians 4:1
Because of this (having this ministry), in as much as we received mercy, we do not become discouraged.
And let us not be weary doing good, for in our own time we will reap, not desponding.
2 Thessalonians 3:13
But ye, brothers, do not become weary doing good.