Blessed are you when men shall hate you, and when they shall exclude and mock you, and throw out your name as evil, for the Son of Man's sake.
You will be hated by all men for my name's sake, but he who endures to the end will be saved.
They will put you out of the synagogues. Yes, the time comes that whoever kills you will think that he offers service to God.
Nevertheless even of the rulers many believed in him, but because of the Pharisees they didn't confess it, so that they wouldn't be put out of the synagogue,
who say, Stand by yourself, don't come near to me, for I am holier than you. These are a smoke in my nose, a fire that burns all the day.
Hear the word of Yahweh, you who tremble at his word: "Your brothers who hate you, who cast you out for my name's sake, have said, 'Let Yahweh be glorified, that we may see your joy;' but it is those who shall be disappointed.
Blessed are those who have been persecuted for righteousness' sake, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.
Yes, and you will be brought before governors and kings for my sake, for a testimony to them and to the nations.
He who seeks his life will lose it; and he who loses his life for my sake will find it.
But watch yourselves, for they will deliver you up to councils. You will be beaten in synagogues. You will stand before rulers and kings for my sake, for a testimony to them.
They threw him out of the vineyard, and killed him. What therefore will the lord of the vineyard do to them?
You will be hated by all men for my name's sake.
The world can't hate you, but it hates me, because I testify about it, that its works are evil.
His parents said these things because they feared the Jews; for the Jews had already agreed that if any man would confess him as Christ, he would be put out of the synagogue.
They answered him, "You were altogether born in sins, and do you teach us?" They threw him out.
If the world hates you, you know that it has hated me before it hated you.
I have given them your word. The world hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.
For I will show him how many things he must suffer for my name's sake."
They listened to him until he said that; then they lifted up their voice, and said, "Rid the earth of this fellow, for he isn't fit to live!"
For we have found this man to be a plague, an instigator of insurrections among all the Jews throughout the world, and a ringleader of the sect of the Nazarenes.
We are fools for Christ's sake, but you are wise in Christ. We are weak, but you are strong. You have honor, but we have dishonor.
Are they servants of Christ? (I speak as one beside himself) I am more so; in labors more abundantly, in prisons more abundantly, in stripes above measure, in deaths often.
and in nothing frightened by the adversaries, which is for them a proof of destruction, but to you of salvation, and that from God.
For you, brothers, became imitators of the assemblies of God which are in Judea in Christ Jesus; for you also suffered the same things from your own countrymen, even as they did from the Jews;
persecutions, and sufferings: those things that happened to me at Antioch, Iconium, and Lystra. I endured those persecutions. Out of them all the Lord delivered me.
For it is commendable if someone endures pain, suffering unjustly, because of conscience toward God.
But even if you should suffer for righteousness' sake, you are blessed. "Don't fear what they fear, neither be troubled."
Beloved, don't be astonished at the fiery trial which has come upon you, to test you, as though a strange thing happened to you.