Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Yea, for thy sake are we killed all the day long; we are counted as sheep for the slaughter.
1 Samuel 22:18
Then the king said to Doeg, Turn thou and fall upon the priests. And Doeg, the Edomite, turned and he fell upon the priests and slew on that day eighty-five men that wore a linen ephod.
(As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.)
2 Corinthians 1:9
But we had the sentence of death in ourselves that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;
they were stoned; they were sawn asunder, were tempted, were slain with the sword; they wandered about in sheepskins and goatskins; poor, afflicted, mistreated,
And their dead bodies shall lie in the streets of the great city, which spiritually is called Sodom and Egypt, where also our Lord was crucified.