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And Hezekiah received the letter of the hand of the messengers, and read it: and Hezekiah went up into the house of the LORD, and spread it before the LORD.
And his servants spoke yet more against the LORD God, and against his servant Hezekiah.
And Hezekiah received the letter from the hand of the messengers, and read it: and Hezekiah went up unto the house of the LORD, and spread it before the LORD.
Then Isaiah the son of Amoz sent unto Hezekiah, saying, Thus says the LORD God of Israel, Since you have prayed to me against Sennacherib king of Assyria:
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Of how much worse punishment, suppose you, shall he be thought worthy, who has trodden under foot the Son of God, and has counted the blood of the covenant, with which he was sanctified, an unholy thing, and has done insult unto the Spirit of grace?
Because for your sake I have borne reproach; shame has covered my face.
O LORD, you have deceived me, and I was deceived: you are stronger than I, and have prevailed: I am in derision daily, everyone mocks me.
Therefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people with his own blood, suffered outside the gate.
For the wicked boasts of his heart's desire, and blesses the covetous, whom the LORD abhors.
Then he took unto him the twelve, and said unto them, Behold, we go up to Jerusalem, and all things that are written by the prophets concerning the Son of man shall be accomplished.
And Jesus going up to Jerusalem took the twelve disciples apart in the way, and said unto them,
And they were on the way going up to Jerusalem; and Jesus went before them: and they were amazed; and as they followed, they were afraid. And he took again the twelve, and began to tell them what things should happen unto him,
Then did they spit in his face, and buffeted him; and others struck him with the palms of their hands,
And some began to spit on him, and to cover his face, and to buffet him, and to say unto him, Prophesy: and the guards did strike him with the palms of their hands.
And the men that held Jesus mocked him, and struck him.
And they that passed by reviled him, wagging their heads,
And they that passed by derided him, wagging their heads, and saying, Ah, you that destroy the temple, and build it in three days,
And the people stood beholding. And the rulers also with them derided him, saying, He saved others; let him save himself, if he is Christ, the chosen of God.
Then answered the Jews, and said unto him, Say we not well that you are a Samaritan, and have a demon?
And when he had thus spoken, one of the officers who stood by struck Jesus with the palm of his hand, saying, Answer you the high priest so?
Who, when he was reviled, reviled not again; when he suffered, he threatened not; but committed himself to him that judges righteously:
And David spoke to the men that stood by him, saying, What shall be done to the man that kills this Philistine, and takes away the reproach from Israel? for who is this uncircumcised Philistine, that he should defy the armies of the living God?
And there was yet again a battle in Gath, where there was a man of great stature, that had on every hand six fingers, and on every foot six toes, four and twenty in number; and he also was born to the giant.
And yet again there was war at Gath, where was a man of great stature, whose fingers and toes were four and twenty, six on each hand, and six on each foot: and he also was the son of the giant.
And you, son of man, prophesy and say, Thus says the Lord GOD concerning the Ammonites, and concerning their reproach; even say, The sword, the sword is drawn: for the slaughter it is polished, to consume because of the flashing:
I have heard the reproach of Moab, and the revilings of the children of Ammon, by which they have reproached my people, and made boasts against their borders.
And when David's young men came, they spoke to Nabal according to all those words in the name of David, and ceased.
And it came to pass after this, that the king of the children of Ammon died, and Hanun his son reigned in his stead.
Now it came to pass after this, that Nahash the king of the children of Ammon died, and his son reigned in his stead.
And he went up from there unto Beth-el: and as he was going up by the way, there came forth youths out of the city, and mocked him, and said unto him, Go up, you bald head; go up, you bald head.
But it came to pass, that when Sanballat heard that we built the wall, he was angry, and felt great indignation, and mocked the Jews.
When you come together therefore into one place, this is not to eat the Lord's supper.
My brethren, have not the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory, with respect of persons.
And when they opposed themselves, and blasphemed, he shook his clothes, and said unto them, Your blood be upon your own heads; I am clean: from henceforth I will go unto the Gentiles.
If you be reproached for the name of Christ, happy are you; for the spirit of glory and of God rests upon you: on their part he is evil spoken of, but on your part he is glorified.
And he went into the synagogue, and spoke boldly for the space of three months, arguing and persuading the things concerning the kingdom of God.
For it was not an enemy that reproached me; then I could have borne it: neither was it he that hated me that did magnify himself against me; then I would have hid myself from him:
But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men, and despised of the people.
Then Job answered and said,
Therefore do my thoughts cause me to answer, and for this I make haste.
Because of the voice of the enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked: for they cast iniquity upon me, and in wrath they hate me.
Remember, Lord, the reproach of your servants; how I do bear in my bosom the reproach of all the mighty people;
But take care of me, O GOD the Lord, for your name's sake: because your mercy is good, deliver me.
I called upon your name, O LORD, out of the lowest dungeon.
But even after we had suffered before, and were shamefully treated, as you know, at Philippi, we were bold in our God to speak unto you the gospel of God with much opposition.
I know your works, and tribulation, and poverty, (but you are rich) and I know the blasphemy of them who say they are Jews, and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan.
But I say unto you who hear, Love your enemies, do good to them who hate you,
Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but on the contrary blessing; knowing that you are unto this called, that you should inherit a blessing.
Blessed are you, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.
Blessed are you, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from their company, and shall reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man's sake.
And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.
Therefore I take pleasure in weaknesses, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses for Christ's sake: for when I am weak, then am I strong.
But call to remembrance the former days, in which, after you were illuminated, you endured a great fight with afflictions;
But rejoice, since you are partakers of Christ's sufferings; that, when his glory shall be revealed, you may be glad also with exceeding joy.
And Paul, earnestly beholding the council, said, Men and brethren, I have lived in all good conscience before God until this day.