Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.

General references

Bible References

For thy

Psalm 44:22
Yea, for thy sake we are killed all the day long. We are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.
Psalm 141:7
Like plowing and furrowing the earth, our bones are scattered at the mouth of Sheol.
John 16:2
They will make you excommunicated from the synagogues. But the hour comes that every man who kills you will presume to be offering service to God.
1 Corinthians 15:30
And we, why are we in peril every hour?
2 Corinthians 4:11
For we who live are always given over to death for Jesus' sake, so that also the life of Jesus may be made visible in our mortal flesh.

As sheep

Isaiah 53:7
He was oppressed, yet when he was afflicted he opened not his mouth. As a lamb that is led to the slaughter, and as a sheep that is mute before its shearers, so he opened not his mouth.
Jeremiah 11:19
But I was like a gentle lamb that is led to the slaughter. And I knew not that they had devised devices against me, [saying], Let us destroy the tree with the fruit of it. And let us cut him off from the land of the living, that hi
Jeremiah 12:3
But thou, O LORD, know me. Thou see me, and try my heart toward thee. Pull them out like sheep for the slaughter, and prepare them for the day of slaughter.
Jeremiah 51:40
I will bring them down like lambs to the slaughter, like rams with he-goats.
Acts 8:32
Now the passage of the Scripture that he was reading was this: He was led as a sheep to slaughter, and as a lamb, mute before shearing him, thus he opened not his mouth.

General references

1 Corinthians 15:30
And we, why are we in peril every hour?