Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Rejoice over her, thou heaven, and ye holy apostles and prophets; for God hath avenged you on her.
and are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief cornerstone,
which in other generations was not made known unto the sons of men as it is now revealed unto his holy apostles and prophets in the Spirit,
And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers,
2 Peter 3:2
that ye keep in memory the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets and of our commandment, that we are apostles of the Lord and Saviour,
But, beloved, remember ye the words which were spoken beforehand by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ,
And they cried with a loud voice, saying, How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood on those that dwell in the earth?
for true and righteous are his judgments; for he has judged the great whore, who corrupted the earth with her fornication, and has avenged the blood of his slaves at her hand.
I will make my arrows drunk with blood and my sword shall devour flesh, in the blood of the slain and of the captives of the heads, in revenge as an enemy.
It is God that avenges me and subdues the peoples under me.
O LORD God, to whom vengeance belongs; O God, to whom vengeance belongs, show thyself.
For, behold, the LORD comes out of his place to visit the iniquity of the inhabitant of the earth against himself: the earth also shall disclose her blood and shall no longer cover her slain.
Therefore also said the wisdom of God, I will send them prophets and apostles, and some of them they shall slay and others they shall persecute:
And shall not God avenge his own elect who cry day and night unto him though he bears long regarding them?
2 Chronicles 23:21
And all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was at rest after they had slain Athaliah with the sword.
For thou, O LORD, hast made me glad with thy work; I will delight in the works of thy hands.
And it shall come to pass in the day that the LORD shall give thee rest from thy sorrow and from thy fear and from the hard bondage in which thou wast made to serve,
For it shall be the day of the LORD's vengeance and the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.
For the day of vengeance is 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, said the LORD.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
seeing it is a just thing with God to recompense tribulation to those that trouble you