Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Rejoice over her, thou heaven, and ye holy apostles and prophets; for God hath avenged you on her.
being built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Christ Jesus himself being the chief corner stone;
which in other generation was not made known unto the sons of men, as it hath now been revealed unto his holy apostles and prophets in the Spirit;
And he gave some to be apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;
2 Peter 3:2
that ye should remember the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and the commandments of the Lord and Saviour through your apostles:
But ye, beloved, remember ye the words which have been spoken before by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ;
and they cried with a great voice, saying, How long, O Master, the holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth?
for true and righteous are his judgments; for he hath judged the great harlot, her that corrupted the earth with her fornication, and he hath avenged the blood of his servants at her hand.
I will make mine arrows drunk with blood, And my sword shall devour flesh; With the blood of the slain and the captives, From the head of the leaders of the enemy.
Even the God that executeth vengeance for me, And subdueth peoples under me.
O Jehovah, thou God to whom vengeance belongeth, Thou God to whom vengeance belongeth, shine forth.
For, behold, Jehovah cometh forth out of his place to punish the inhabitants of the earth for their iniquity: the earth also shall disclose her blood, and shall no more cover her slain.
Therefore also said the wisdom of God, I will send unto them prophets and apostles; and'some of them they shall kill and persecute;
And shall not God avenge his elect, that cry to him day and night, and yet he is longsuffering over them?
2 Chronicles 23:21
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet. And Athaliah they had slain with the sword.
For thou, Jehovah, hast made me glad through thy work: I will triumph in the works of thy hands.
And it shall come to pass in the day that Jehovah shall give thee rest from thy sorrow, and from thy trouble, and from the hard service wherein thou wast made to serve,
For Jehovah hath a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.
For the day of vengeance was in my heart, and the year of my redeemed is come.
And I will render unto Babylon and to all the inhabitants of Chaldea all their evil that they have done in Zion in your sight, saith Jehovah.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
if so be that it is righteous thing with God to recompense affliction to them that afflict you,