Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I was a reproach among all mine enemies, but especially among my neighbours, and a fear to mine acquaintance: they that did see me without fled from me.
But I am a worm, and no man; A reproach of men, and despised of the people.
Thou knowest my reproach, and my shame, and my dishonor: Mine adversaries are all before thee.
Remember, Lord, the reproach of thy servants; How I do bear in my bosom the reproach of all the mighty peoples,
Thus saith Jehovah, the Redeemer of Israel, and his Holy One, to him whom man despiseth, to him whom the nation abhorreth, to a servant of rulers: Kings shall see and arise; princes, and they shall worship; because of Jehovah that is faithful, even the Holy One of Israel, who hath chosen thee.
Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows; yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted.
And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads,
For Christ also pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached thee fell upon me.
and others had trial of mockings and scourgings, yea, moreover of bonds and imprisonment:
Let us therefore go forth unto him without the camp, bearing his reproach.
1 Peter 4:14
If ye are reproached for the name of Christ, blessed are ye ; because the'spirit of glory and the Spirit of God resteth upon you.
My lovers and my friends stand aloof from my plague; And my kinsmen stand afar off.
An evil disease,'say they , cleaveth fast unto him; And now that he lieth he shall rise up no more.
Thou hast put mine acquaintance far from me; Thou hast made me an abomination unto them: I am shut up, and I cannot come forth.
He hath put my brethren far from me, And mine acquaintance are wholly estranged from me.
For even thy brethren, and the house of thy father, even they have dealt treacherously with thee; even they have cried aloud after thee: believe them not, though they speak fair words unto thee.
For the son dishonoreth the father, the daughter riseth up against her mother, the daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; a man's enemies are the men of his own house.
And brother shall deliver up brother to death, and the father his child: and children shall rise up against parents, and cause them to be put to death.
So they shall be made to stumble, their own tongue being against them: All that see them shall wag the head.
For now ye are nothing; Ye see a terror, and are afraid.
But all this is come to pass, that the scriptures of the prophets might be fulfilled. Then all the disciples left him, and fled.
2 Timothy 4:16
At my first defence no one took my part, but all forsook me: may it not be laid to their account.