Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And say, If we had been in the days of our fathers, we would not have been partakers with them in the blood of the prophets.

Bible References

The blood

Matthew 23:34
Therefore, behold, I send unto you prophets, and wise men, and scribes: some of them shall ye kill and crucify; and some of them shall ye scourge in your synagogues, and persecute from city to city:
Matthew 21:35
And the husbandmen took his servants, and beat one, and killed another, and stoned another.
2 Chronicles 36:15
And Jehovah, the God of their fathers, sent to them by his messengers, rising up early and sending, because he had compassion on his people, and on his dwelling-place:
Jeremiah 2:30
In vain have I smitten your children; they received no correction: your own sword hath devoured your prophets, like a destroying lion.