Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods: for in the thing in which they dealt proudly he was above them.
Now in the twelfth month, that is, the month Adar, on the thirteenth day of the same, when the king's command and his decree drew near to be executed, in the day that the enemies of the Jews hoped to have power over them, (though it was turned to the contrary, that the Jews had rule over them that hated them;)
Surely the wrath of man shall praise you: the remainder of wrath shall you restrain.
Therefore they that were scattered abroad went everywhere preaching the word.
Now they who were scattered abroad upon the persecution that arose about Stephen traveled as far as Phoenicia, and Cyprus, and Antioch, preaching the word to none but unto the Jews only.
And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.
2 Timothy 2:9
In which I suffer trouble, as an evil doer, even unto bonds; but the word of God is not bound.