Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Samuel 26:8
Then Abishai said to David, God has delivered thy enemy into thy hand today; now, therefore, let me smite him, I pray thee, with the spear and pin him to the earth at once, and I will not need a second opportunity.
And I broke the fangs of the wicked and caused their teeth to release the prey.
Deliver the poor and destitute; deliver them out of the hand of the wicked.
Is not rather the fast that I have chosen, to loose the bands of wickedness, to undo the ties of oppression, to release into freedom those who are broken, and that ye break every yoke?
And it so happened that a certain priest came down that way; and when he saw him, he passed by on the other side.
And they insisted with loud voices, asking that he be crucified. And the voices of them and of the princes of the priests prevailed.
Then all the Greeks took Sosthenes, the chief ruler of the synagogue, and beat him before the judgment seat. And Gallio cared for none of those things.
And as they went about to kill him, tidings came unto the tribunal of the company that all Jerusalem was in an uproar
And when there arose a great dissension, the tribunal, fearing lest Paul should have been pulled in pieces by them, commanded the soldiers to go down and to take him by force from among them and to bring him into the fortress.
1 John 3:16
In this we have known the charity of God because he laid down his life for us; we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.