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Therefore, behold, I send unto you prophets, and wise men, and scribes: and some of them you shall kill and crucify; and some of them shall you scourge in your synagogues, and persecute them from city to city:
And the tenants took his servants, and beat one, and killed another, and stoned another.
2 Chronicles 36:15
And the LORD God of their fathers sent word to them by his messengers, sending them time and again; 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 has devoured your prophets, like a destroying lion.