Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And they will do these things because they have failed to recognize the Father and to discover who I am.
"Blessed are you when they have insulted and persecuted you, and have said every cruel thing about you falsely for my sake.
and you will even be put on trial before governors and kings for my sake, to bear witness to them and to the Gentiles.
"At that time they will deliver you up to punishment and will put you to death; and you will be objects of hatred to all the nations because you are called by my name.
"Blessed are you when men shall hate you and exclude you from their society and insult you, and spurn your very names as evil things, for the Son of Man's sake.
For I will let him know the great sufferings which he must pass through for My sake."
1 Peter 4:13
On the contrary, in the degree that you share in the sufferings of the Christ, rejoice, so that at the unveiling of His glory you may also rejoice with triumphant gladness.
For from this time there will be in one house five persons split into parties. Three will form a party against two and two will form a party against three;