Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But before all these, they shall lay their hands on you, and persecute you, delivering you up to the synagogues, and into prisons, being brought before kings and rulers for my name's sake.
And for this said the wisdom of God, I will send them prophets and the sent, and of them shall they kill and drive out:
Behold I send you as sheep in the midst of wolves; be ye therefore discerning as serpents, and pure as doves.
And the rest, having seized his servants, were insolent, and killed them.
Therefore, behold, I send to you prophets, and the wise, and scribes: and of them shall ye kill and crucify; and of them shall ye chastise in your assemblies, and drive out from city to city,
Then shall they deliver you to pressure, and they shall kill you: and ye shall be hated by all nations, for my name.
And see ye to yourselves: for they shall deliver you up to councils; and in the synagogues shall ye be stripped: and shall be set before rulers and kings for my sake, for testimony to them.
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.
And they put hands upon them, and set in guard for the morrow: for it was already evening.
And the chief priest having risen, and all they with him, (the sect being of the Sadducees,) they were filled with zeal,
And they roused together the people, and elders, and scribes, and having stood against, they seized him, and brought to the council,
And having cried with a great voice, they held fast their ears, and rushed unanimously upon him,
And Saul abused the church, going into houses, and drawing out men and women, delivered to prison.
And having fallen upon the earth, he heard a voice saying to him, Saul, Saul, Why drivest thou me out?
And at that time Herod the king laid hands upon to injure certain of the church.
And the crowd set together against them: and the generals having rent their garments, commanded to scourge with rods.
And the whole city was moved, and there was a concourse of the people: and having taken up Paul, they drew him out of the temple: and quickly the doors were shut.
And on the morrow, wishing to know the certainty that why he was accused by the Jews, he loosed him from bonds, and commanded the chief priests and the whole of their council to come, and having brought down Paul, he set him among them.
And after five days the chief priest Ananias came down with the elders, and a certain orator, Tertullus, who exhibited to the leader against Paul.
Festus therefore having come to the province, after three days went up to Jerusalem from Cesarea.
Concerning all of which I am accused by the Jews, king Agrippa, I deem myself happy, being about to defend myself to thee this day:
1 Thessalonians 2:15
They also having slain the Lord Jesus, and their own prophets, and having driven you out; and not pleasing God, and opposite to all men;
1 Peter 4:12
Dearly beloved, be not astonished at the refining of fire in you, being for trial to you, as a strange thing happening to you:
Neither be afraid of what things thou art about to suffer: behold, the accuser is about to cast of you into prison, that ye might be tried; and ye shall have pressure ten days: be thou faithful until death, and I will give thee the crown of life.
And when they bring you to assemblies, and beginnings, and powers, have no anxiety how or what ye allege for justification, or what ye say:
And put their hands upon the sent, and set them in the public keeping.
And Agrippa said to Festus, I wished myself also to hear the man. And he said, Tomorrow thou shalt hear him.