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 the councils, and they will scourge you in their synagogues;
And the remnant took his servants, and treated them shamefully, and slew them.
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:
But take heed to yourselves: for they shall deliver you up to councils; and in the synagogues you shall be beaten: and you shall be brought before rulers and kings for my sake, for a testimony against them.
Therefore also said the wisdom of God, I will send them prophets and apostles, and some of them they shall slay and persecute:
But before all these, they shall lay their hands on you, and persecute you, delivering you up to the synagogues, and into prisons, being brought before kings and rulers for my name's sake.
If you were of the world, the world would love its own: but because you are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.
They shall put you out of the synagogues: yea, the time comes, that whosoever kills you will think that he does God service.
Being grieved that they taught the people, and preached through Jesus the resurrection from the dead.
And to him they agreed: and when they had called the apostles, and beaten them, they commanded that they should not speak in the name of Jesus, and let them go.
And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.
Now about that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to persecute certain of the church.
And as they went about to kill him, tidings came unto the chief captain of the band, that all Jerusalem was in an uproar.
And I said, Lord, they know that I imprisoned and beat in every synagogue them that believed on you:
But we desire to hear of you what you think: for as concerning this sect, we know that everywhere it is spoken against.
1 Thessalonians 2:14
For you, brethren, became followers of the churches of God which in Judaea are in Christ Jesus: for you also have suffered the same things of your own countrymen, even as they have of the Jews:
1 Peter 4:16
Yet if any man suffers as a Christian, let him not be ashamed; but let him glorify God on this behalf.
Fear none of those things which you will suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that you may be tried; and you shall have tribulation ten days: be faithful unto death, and I will give you a crown of life.
And when he had opened the fifth seal, I saw under the altar the souls of them that were slain for the word of God, and for the testimony which they held:
And I said unto him, Sir, you know. And he said to me, These are they who came out of the great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.