Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And in her was found the blood of prophets, and of saints, and of all that were slain upon the earth.
And when they have finished their testimony, the beast that ascends out of the abyss will make war with them, and he will overcome them and kill them.
Because they poured out the blood of the sanctified and prophets, and thou have given them blood to drink--they are deserving.
And I saw the woman drunken from the blood of the sanctified, and from the blood of the witnesses of Jesus. And having seen her, I wondered with great amazement.
Because TRUE and righteous are his judgments, because he has judged the great whore who ruined the earth by her fornication, and he has avenged the blood of his bondmen from her hand.
Also in thy skirts is found the blood of the souls of the innocent poor. Thou did not find them breaking in. But it is because of all these things.
Slanderous men have been in thee to shed blood, and in thee they have eaten upon the mountains. In the midst of thee they have committed lewdness.
I beheld, and the same horn made war with the sanctified, and prevailed against them
Woe to you, scholars and Pharisees, hypocrites! Because ye are like whitewashed tombs, which indeed appear beautiful outwardly, but inside are full of dead men's bones, and of all uncleanness.
Woe to you! Because ye build the sepulchers of the prophets, but your fathers killed them.
Which of the prophets did your fathers not persecute? And they killed those who foretold about the coming of the Righteous man, of whom ye now have become betrayers and murderers,
1 Thessalonians 2:15
The men who both killed the Lord Jesus and their own prophets, and who persecuted us, and are not pleasing to God, and are contrary to all men.
As Babylon has caused the slain of Israel to fall, so at Babylon shall fall the slain of all the land.
Therefore the wild beasts of the desert with the wolves shall dwell there, and the ostriches shall dwell therein. And it shall no more be inhabited forever, nor shall it be dwelt in from generation to generation.
And I will render to Babylon and to all the inhabitants of Chaldea all their evil that they have done in Zion in your sight, says LORD.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
Since it is a righteous thing according to God to repay restriction to those who restrict you,
Ye have not yet resisted as far as blood, struggling against sin.