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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:
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:
In vain have I smitten your children; they received no correction: your own sword hath devoured your prophets, like a destroying lion.