Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
built up on the foundation of apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner stone;
which in other generations was not made known to the children of men, as it hath been now revealed to his holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit;
And he himself appointed, some indeed apostles, and some prophets; and others preachers of the Gospel; and others pastors and teachers;
2 Peter 3:2
to remember the words, that have been spoken aforetime by the holy prophets, and the injunction of us the apostles of the Lord and Saviour:
But ye, beloved, remember the words which have been spoken before by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ,
And they cried with a loud voice, How long will it be, O sovereign, the holy one and the true, ere thou judge and avenge our blood on those who dwell on the earth?
because true and righteous are his judgments; for he hath judged the great harlot, that corrupted the earth with her whoredom, and hath avenged the blood of his servants shed by her hand.
Therefore also the wisdom of God hath said, I will send them prophets and apostles, and some of them they shall kill, and shall persecute:
And shall not God execute vengeance for his own elect, who cry out to him day and night, though he bear long with them?
2 Thessalonians 1:6
seeing it is a righteous thing with God to recompense tribulation to them that trouble you;