Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And have no root in themselves, and so endure but for a time: afterward, when affliction or persecution ariseth for the word's sake, immediately they are offended.
And another fell on the rocky ground, where it had not much earth, and immediately it sprung up out of the ground because it had no depth of earth;
If ye say, How shall we persecute him? when the root of the matter is found in me,
For what is the hope of the ungodly, when God cutteth him off, when +God taketh away his soul?
For this reason I say unto you, Every sin and injurious speaking shall be forgiven to men, but speaking injuriously of the Spirit shall not be forgiven to men.
and whoever shall say a word against the Son of man it shall be forgiven him; but to him that speaks injuriously against the Holy Spirit it shall not be forgiven.
Jesus therefore said to the Jews who believed him, If ye abide in my word, ye are truly my disciples;
As to every branch in me not bearing fruit, he takes it away; and as to every one bearing fruit, he purges it that it may bring forth more fruit.
2 Timothy 1:15
Thou knowest this, that all who are in Asia, of whom is Phygellus and Hermogenes, have turned away from me.
2 Timothy 2:17
and their word will spread as a gangrene; of whom is Hymenaeus and Philetus;
2 Timothy 4:10
for Demas has forsaken me, having loved the present age, and is gone to Thessalonica; Crescens to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia.
1 John 2:19
They went out from among us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have surely remained with us, but that they might be made manifest that none are of us.
and blessed is whosoever shall not be offended in me.
but has no root in himself, but is for a time only; and when tribulation or persecution happens on account of the word, he is immediately offended.
Then shall they deliver you up to tribulation, and shall kill you; and ye will be hated of all the nations for my name's sake.
1 Corinthians 10:12
So that let him that thinks that he stands take heed lest he fall.
As many as desire to have a fair appearance in the flesh, these compel you to be circumcised, only that they may not be persecuted because of the cross of Christ.
1 Thessalonians 3:3
that no one might be moved by these afflictions. (For yourselves know that we are set for this;
2 Timothy 4:16
At my first defence no man stood with me, but all deserted me. May it not be imputed to them.
of how much worse punishment, think ye, shall he be judged worthy who has trodden under foot the Son of God, and esteemed the blood of the covenant, whereby he has been sanctified, common, and has insulted the Spirit of grace?
Fear nothing of what thou art about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to cast of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days. Be thou faithful unto death, and I will give to thee the crown of life.