Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Many bulls surrounded me: the strong of Bashan surrounded me.
And he will say to me, Son of man, I send thee to the sons of Israel, to rebellious nations who rebelled against me: they and their fathers transgressed against me even to this same day.
Behold I send you as sheep in the midst of wolves; be ye therefore discerning as serpents, and pure as doves.
Remember the word which I said to you, The servant is not greater than his lord. If they expelled me, they will also expel you; if they kept my word, they will keep yours also.
They shall make you excluded from the synagogue: but the hour comes that every one having slain you should think to bring service to God.
He asked of him letters to Damascus, to the synagogues, so that if he find certain men being of the way, and also women, he might bring them bound to Jerusalem.
Her chiefs in the midst of her are roaring lions; her judges evening wolves; they laid not up for the morning.
And hold from false prophets which come in to you in sheep's dresses, but within they are rapacious wolves.
But the hired one, and not being the shepherd, whose own the sheep are not, sees the wolf coming, and he leaves the sheep, and flees: and the wolf plunders them, and scatters the sheep.
For I know this, that there shall come in after my departure grievous wolves to you, not sparing the flock.