Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

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Bible References

For thy

Psalm 44:22
For, for thee we were killed all the day; we were reckoned as sheep of the slaughter.
Psalm 141:7
As he cutting up and cleaving asunder in the earth, our bones were scattered at the mouth of hades.
John 16:2
They shall make you excluded from the synagogue: but the hour comes that every one having slain you should think to bring service to God.
1 Corinthians 15:30
And why are we in peril every hour?
2 Corinthians 4:11
For we, the living, are always delivered to death for Jesus, that also the life of Jesus be made manifest in our mortal flesh.

As sheep

Isaiah 53:7
He was pressed, and he was afflicted, and he will not open his mouth: he was brought as a sheep for the slaughter, and as a sheep before his shearers being dumb and he will not open his mouth.
Jeremiah 11:19
And I as a gentle lamb being brought to the slaughter; and I knew not that against me they purposed purposes: We will destroy the tree with its food, and we will cut him off from the land of the living, and his name shall no more be remembered.
Jeremiah 12:3
And thou, Jehovah, knew me: thou wilt see me, and thou didst try my heart with thee: pluck them out as sheep for the slaughter, and consecrate them to the day of slaughter.
Jeremiah 51:40
I will bring them down as lambs for the slaughter, as rams with he goats.
Acts 8:32
And the passage of the writing which he read was this, As a sheep for slaughter was he brought; and as a lamb before him shearing it dumb, so he opened not his mouth:

General references

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