Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Woe is me, my mother, that thou hast borne me a man of strife and a man of contention to the whole earth! I have neither lent on usury, nor men have lent to me on usury; yet every one of them doth curse me.
Cursed the day which I was born in it; the day which my mother brought me forth shall not be blessed.
And I gave thee to this people for a wall of brass, fortified: and they shall war against thee, and they shall not prevail against thee: for I am with thee to save thee and to deliver thee, says Jehovah.
Behold, I gave thee this day for a fortified city and for a pillar of iron and for a wall of brass upon all the land to the kings of Judah, to her chiefs, to her priests, and to the people of the land.
Thou didst persuade me, O Jehovah, and I shall be persuaded: thou didst hold me fast, and thou wilt prevail: I was for a derision all the day, all mocking to me.
1 Kings 18:17
And it will be when Ahab saw Elijah, and Ahab will say to him, This thou, troubling Israel?
1 Kings 21:20
And Ahab will say to Elijah, Didst thou find me, O mine enemy? And he will say I found: because thou didst sell thyself to do evil in the eyes of Jehovah,
1 Kings 22:8
And the king of Israel will say to Jehoshaphat, Yet one man to seek Jehovah from him, and I hated him, for he will not prophesy good concerning me, but evil, Micaiah, son of Imlah And Jehoshaphat will say, The king shall not say thus.
Wo! to me that I sojourned in Mesech; I dwelt with the tents of Ke dar.
And thou son of man, thou shalt not be afraid of them, and thou shalt not be afraid of their words, if rebels and thorns with thee, and thou art dwelling with scorpions: thou shalt not be afraid of their words, and thou shalt not be terrified from their face, for they a house of contradiction.
And the house of Israel will not hear to thee; for they are not willing to hear to me: for all the house of Israel are strong of forehead, and they are hard of heart.
And brother shall deliver up brother to death, and father child: and children shall rise up in revolt against parents, and kill them.
Then shall they deliver you to pressure, and they shall kill you: and ye shall be hated by all nations, for my name.
And Simeon praised them, and said to Mary his mother, Behold, he is laid for the fall and rising up of many in Israel; and for a sign spoken against;
And having brought them to the generals, they said, These the men who cause disturbance to our city, being Jews,
And not having found them, they drew Jason and certain brethren to the rulers of the city, crying, That those having subverted the habitable globe, these also are present here;
And having come into the synagogue, he spake freely, discoursing for three months, and persuading the things concerning the kingdom of God.
And we desire to hear from thee what thou thinkest: for truly of this sect it is known to us that it is everywhere spoken against.
1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think that God has exhibited us the last sent, as exposed to death; for we were a theatre to the world, and to messengers, and to men.
If thou shalt lend silver to my people being poor with thee, thou shalt not be to him, as lending; ye shall not put interest upon him.
Thou shalt not lend upon interest to thy brother; interest of silver, interest of food, interest of any word which shall be lent on interest
And a cry of the people and their wives will be great against their brethren the Jews.
Not giving his silver for interest, and gave not presents against the innocent. He doing these things shall not be moved forever.
They will curse and thou wilt bless: they arose and they shall be ashamed; and thy servant shall be glad.
As the sparrow for wandering, as the swallow for flying, so the curse shall not come in vain.
But I say to you, Love your enemies, praise them cursing you, do well to them hating you, and pray for them threatening you, and driving you out.
Happy are ye, when men hate you, and when they separate you, and reproach, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man's sake.