Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Blessed are those who have been persecuted for righteousness' sake, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.
As you enter into the household, greet it.
The farmers took his servants, beat one, killed another, and stoned another.
Therefore, behold, I send to you prophets, wise men, and scribes. Some of them you will kill and crucify; and some of them you will scourge in your synagogues, and persecute from city to city;
If you were of the world, the world would love its own. But because you are not of the world, since I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.
They will put you out of the synagogues. Yes, the time comes that whoever kills you will think that he offers service to God.
As they spoke to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came to them,
They agreed with him. Summoning the apostles, they beat them and commanded them not to speak in the name of Jesus, and let them go.
"You stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, you always resist the Holy Spirit! As your fathers did, so you do.
Saul was consenting to his death. A great persecution arose against the assembly which was in Jerusalem in that day. They were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except for the apostles.
1 Thessalonians 2:14
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;
added this also to them all, that he shut up John in prison.