Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye have condemned and killed the just; and he doth not resist you.
But you have despised the poor. Do not rich men oppress you, and draw you before the judges?
But when the tenants saw the son, they said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and let us seize his inheritance.
Therefore, behold, I send unto you prophets, and wise men, and scribes: and some of them you shall kill and crucify; and some of them shall you scourge in your synagogues, and persecute them from city to city:
But the chief priests and elders persuaded the multitude that they should ask for Barabbas, and destroy Jesus.
They shall put you out of the synagogues: yea, the time comes, that whosoever kills you will think that he does God service.
You men of Israel, hear these words; Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God among you by miracles and wonders and signs, which God did by him in the midst of you, as you yourselves also know:
But you denied the Holy One and the Just, and desired a murderer to be granted unto you;
Be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him does this man stand here before you whole.
Which of the prophets have not your fathers persecuted? and they have slain them who showed before of the coming of the Just One; of whom you have been now the betrayers and murderers:
For they that dwell at Jerusalem, and their rulers, because they knew him not, nor yet the voices of the prophets who are read every sabbath day, they have fulfilled them in condemning him.
And he said, The God of our fathers has chosen you, that you should know his will, and see that Just One, and should hear the voice of his mouth.
1 Thessalonians 2:15
Who both killed the Lord Jesus, and their own prophets, and have persecuted us; and they please not God, and are contrary to all men:
He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth: he is brought as a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before her shearers is dumb, so he opened not his mouth.
But I say unto you, That you resist not evil: but whosoever shall smite you on your right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Think you that I cannot now pray to my Father, and he shall presently give me more than twelve legions of angels?
And Jesus answered and said, No more of this. And he touched his ear, and healed him.
And went again into the judgment hall, and said unto Jesus, From where are you? But Jesus gave him no answer.
The place of the scripture which he read was this, He was led as a sheep to the slaughter; and like a lamb dumb before his shearer, so opened he not his mouth:
1 Peter 2:22
Who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth: