But all these things will they do to you for My name's sake; because they know not Him Who sent Me.
And ye will be hated by all, for My name's sake; but he who endures to the end, the same shall be saved.
Then will they deliver you up to tribulation, and will slay you; and ye will be hated by all the nations for My name's sake.
"Happy are ye, when they shall reproach you, and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely, for My sake.
and before the governors and the kings shall ye be brought for My sake, for a testimony to them and to the gentiles.
"He that finds his life shall lose it; and he that loses his life for My sake shall find it.
"Happy are ye, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from themselves, and reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the sake of the Son of Man.
Jesus answered, "If I glorify Myself, My glory is nothing. It is My Father Who glorifieth Me, of Whom ye say, that He is your God.
"And now, brethren, I know that in ignorance ye did it, as did also your rulers;
They, therefore, were going from the presence of the Sanhedrin, rejoicing because they were accounted worthy to suffer dishonor in behalf of The Name.
for, passing through, and considering your objects of worship, I found also an altar on which had been inscribed, TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. What, therefore, in ignorance ye worship, this I declare to you.
And, disagreeing among themselves, they were departing, when Paul uttered one declaration, "Well did the Holy Spirit speak through Isaiah, the prophet, to your fathers,
And, as they did not approve the holding of God in their knowledge, God delivered them up to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not becoming;
which no one of the rulers of this age has known; for had they known it, they would not have crucified the Lord of glory;
Awake to soberness righteously, and sin not; for some have not a knowledge of God: I say it to your shame!
And, even if our Gospel has been veiled, it has been veiled in those who perish;
awarding vengeance to those who know not God, and to those who obey not the Gospel of our Lord Jesus;
but, in so far as ye share in Christ's sufferings, rejoice; that at the revelation of His glory also ye may rejoice with exceeding joy.
And in this we know that we have known Him, if we keep His commandments.
and you have patience, and did bear for My name's sake, and have not grown weary.