Christ's Disciples Will Suffer
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But watch thou in all things, endure afflictions, do the work of an evangelist, make full proof of thy ministry.
For unto you it is given in the behalf of Christ, not only to believe on him, but also to suffer for his sake;
And he that taketh not his cross, and followeth after me, is not worthy of me.
Then said Jesus unto his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
And when he had called the people unto him with his disciples also, he said unto them, Whosoever will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
And he said to them all, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me.
Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God;
And whether one member suffer, all the members suffer with it; or one member be honoured, all the members rejoice with it.
Yet hath he not root in himself, but dureth for a while: for when tribulation or persecution ariseth because of the word, by and by he is offended.
Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake.
Wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations:
But and if ye suffer for righteousness' sake, happy are ye: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled;
But let none of you suffer as a murderer, or as a thief, or as an evildoer, or as a busybody in other men's matters. Yet if any man suffer as a Christian, let him not be ashamed; but let him glorify God on this behalf. For the time is come that judgment must begin at the house of God: and if it first begin at us, what shall the end be of them that obey not the gospel of God?
Wherefore let them that suffer according to the will of God commit the keeping of their souls to him in well doing, as unto a faithful Creator.
But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.
For what glory is it, if, when ye be buffeted for your faults, ye shall take it patiently? but if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye take it patiently, this is acceptable with God.
And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation worketh patience;
But in all things approving ourselves as the ministers of God, in much patience, in afflictions, in necessities, in distresses,
For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory;
And our hope of you is stedfast, knowing, that as ye are partakers of the sufferings, so shall ye be also of the consolation.
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