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.

As sheep

General references

Bible References

For thy

John 16:2
They will exclude you from their synagogues; why, the time is coming when anyone who kills you will think he is doing religious service to God.
1 Corinthians 15:30
Why do we ourselves run such risks every hour?
2 Corinthians 4:11
For every day I live I am being given up to death for Jesus' sake, so that the life of Jesus may be visible in my mortal nature.

As sheep

Acts 8:32
This was the passage of Scripture that he was reading: "Like a sheep he was led away to be slaughtered, And just as a lamb is dumb before its shearer, He does not open his mouth.

General references

1 Corinthians 15:30
Why do we ourselves run such risks every hour?