Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Therefore also said the wisdom of God, I will send them prophets and apostles, and some of them they shall slay and persecute:
To know wisdom and instruction; to perceive the words of understanding;
Does not wisdom cry? and understanding put forth her voice?
Wisdom has built her house, she has hewn out her seven pillars:
1 Corinthians 1:30
And of him are you in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:
In whom are hid all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.
And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
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 you shall receive power, after the Holy Spirit has come upon you: and you shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.
And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;
And you shall be betrayed both by parents, and brothers, and kinsfolk, and friends; and some of you shall they cause to be put to death.
And the remnant took his servants, and treated them shamefully, and slew them.
They shall put you out of the synagogues: yea, the time comes, that whosoever kills you will think that he does God service.
Then they cried out with a loud voice, and stopped their ears, and ran upon him with one accord,
And Saul was consenting unto his death. And at that time there was a great persecution against the church which was at Jerusalem; and they were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles.
And Saul, yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, went unto the high priest,
Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to persecute certain of the church.
And I persecuted this way unto the death, binding and delivering into prisons both men and women.
Which thing I also did in Jerusalem: and many of the saints did I shut up in prison, having received authority from the chief priests; and when they were put to death, I gave my voice against them.
2 Corinthians 11:24
Of the Jews five times received I forty stripes less one.