Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Yea, for thy sake are we killed all the day long; we are counted as sheep for the slaughter.
As it is said in the holy Writings, Because of you we are put to death every day; we are like sheep ready for destruction.
You have made us like sheep which are taken for meat; we are put to flight among the nations.
1 Samuel 22:17
Then the king said to the runners who were waiting near him, Put the priests of the Lord to death; because they are on David's side, and having knowledge of his flight, did not give me word of it. But the king's servants would not put out their hands to make an attack on the Lord's priests.
1 Kings 19:10
And he said, I have been burning for the honour of the Lord, the God of armies; for the children of Israel have not kept your agreement; they have made destruction of your altars, and have put your prophets to death with the sword: till I, even I, am the only one living; and now they are attempting to take away my life.
Happy are those who are attacked on account of righteousness: for the kingdom of heaven will be theirs.
They will do all this to you because of my name--because they have no knowledge of him who sent me.
They will put you out of the Synagogues: yes, the time is coming when whoever puts you to death will have the belief that he is doing God's pleasure.
1 Corinthians 4:9
For it seems to me that God has put us the Apostles last of all, as men whose fate is death: for we are put on view to the world, and to angels, and to men.
1 Corinthians 15:30
And why are we in danger every hour?
And I will give orders to my two witnesses, and they will be prophets for a thousand, two hundred and sixty days, clothed with haircloth.
And I saw the woman overcome as with the wine of the blood of the saints, and the blood of those put to death because of Jesus. And when I saw her, I was overcome with a great wonder.
I will make them go down to death like lambs, like he-goats together.