Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake.
But beware of men, for they will deliver you up to councils, and they will scourge you in their synagogues,
and the others having seized his bondmen, abused and killed them.
Because of this, behold, I send to you prophets, and wise men, and scholars. And some of them ye will kill and crucify, and some of them ye will scourge in your synagogues, and will persecute from city to city,
But watch ye yourselves, for they will deliver you up to councils, and ye will be beaten in synagogues. And ye will be stood before rulers and kings because of me, for a testimony to them.
Because of this also the wisdom of God said, I will send to them prophets and apostles. And some of them they will kill and persecute,
But before all these things, they will throw their hands on you, and will persecute you, delivering you up to the synagogues and prisons, being brought before kings and rulers for my name's sake.
If ye were of the world, the world would love its own, but because ye are not of the world (instead I chose you out of the world), because of this the world hates you.
They will make you excommunicated from the synagogues. But the hour comes that every man who kills you will presume to be offering service to God.
being greatly annoyed because of their teaching the people, and proclaiming in Jesus the resurrection of the dead.
And they were persuaded by him. And after summoning the apostles, having beat them, they commanded them not to speak in the name of Jesus, and released them.
And they stoned Stephen, who was calling and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.
Now about that time Herod the king threw on hands to harm some of those from the church.
And while seeking to kill him, a report went up to the chief captain of the band, that all Jerusalem has been stirred up.
And I said, Lord, they know that I was imprisoning and beating in every synagogue those who believe in thee.
But we think it worthy to hear from thee what thou think. For indeed about this sect, it is known to us that everywhere it is spoken against.
1 Thessalonians 2:14
For ye, brothers, became imitators of the congregations of God, which are in Judea in Christ Jesus, because ye also suffered the same things by your own countrymen, just as also they by the Jews.
1 Peter 4:16
But if as a Christian, let him not be ashamed, but let him glorify God in this regard.
Fear none of the things that thou are going to suffer. Behold, the devil is indeed going to cast some of you into prison, so that ye may be tried, and ye will have tribulation ten days. Become thou faithful until death, and I will
And when he opened the fifth seal, I saw underneath the altar the souls of those who had been killed because of the word of God, and because of the testimony of the Lamb that they held.
And I said to him, My lord, thou know. And he said to me, These are those coming out of the great tribulation, and they washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.