Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But take heed to yourselves: for they shall deliver you up to councils; and in the synagogues ye shall be beaten: and ye shall be brought before rulers and kings for my sake, for a testimony against them.
and saith unto him, See thou say nothing to any man: but go show thyself to the priest, and offer for thy cleansing the things which Moses commanded, for a testimony unto them.
And whatsoever place shall not receive you, and they hear you not, as ye go forth thence, shake off the dust that is under your feet for a testimony unto them.
yea and before governors and kings shall ye be brought for my sake, for a testimony to them and to the Gentiles.
And as many as receive you not, when ye depart from that city, shake off the dust from your feet for a testimony against them.
for then shall be great tribulation, such as hath not been from the beginning of the world until now, no, nor ever shall be.
And when they bring you before the synagogues, and the rulers, and the authorities, be not anxious how or what ye shall answer, or what ye shall say: