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Psalm 119:87

They almost destroyed me on earth, But as for me, I did not forsake Your precepts.

Ephesians 6:10-20

Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might.

1 Peter 5:9

But resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same experiences of suffering are being accomplished by your brethren who are in the world.

Revelation 2:3

and you have perseverance and have endured for My name's sake, and have not grown weary.

Romans 12:19-20

Never take your own revenge, beloved, but leave room for the wrath of God, for it is written, "VENGEANCE IS MINE, I WILL REPAY," says the Lord.

1 Peter 3:16

and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.

Romans 5:3-5

And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance;

Matthew 5:11-12

"Blessed are you when people insult you and persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of Me.

Luke 6:22-23

"Blessed are you when men hate you, and ostracize you, and insult you, and scorn your name as evil, for the sake of the Son of Man.

Acts 5:41

So they went on their way from the presence of the Council, rejoicing that they had been considered worthy to suffer shame for His name.

Acts 16:22-25

The crowd rose up together against them, and the chief magistrates tore their robes off them and proceeded to order them to be beaten with rods.

1 Peter 4:12

Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, which comes upon you for your testing, as though some strange thing were happening to you;

Lamentations 3:22-23

The LORD'S lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never fail.

Psalm 18:17-19

He delivered me from my strong enemy, And from those who hated me, for they were too mighty for me.

Nahum 1:7-8

The LORD is good, A stronghold in the day of trouble, And He knows those who take refuge in Him.

2 Timothy 3:10-11

Now you followed my teaching, conduct, purpose, faith, patience, love, perseverance,

Psalm 35:24

Judge me, O LORD my God, according to Your righteousness, And do not let them rejoice over me.

Psalm 38:15-16

For I hope in You, O LORD; You will answer, O Lord my God.

Psalm 129:5

May all who hate Zion Be put to shame and turned backward;

Psalm 143:9

Deliver me, O LORD, from my enemies; I take refuge in You.

Micah 7:7-8

But as for me, I will watch expectantly for the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation My God will hear me.

Luke 18:7-8

now, will not God bring about justice for His elect who cry to Him day and night, and will He delay long over them?

Philippians 3:20-21

For our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;

2 Thessalonians 1:6-8

For after all it is only just for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,

Ezra 6:8

"Moreover, I issue a decree concerning what you are to do for these elders of Judah in the rebuilding of this house of God: the full cost is to be paid to these people from the royal treasury out of the taxes of the provinces beyond the River, and that without delay.

Psalm 126:1

When the LORD brought back the captive ones of Zion, We were like those who dream.

Daniel 6:26

"I make a decree that in all the dominion of my kingdom men are to fear and tremble before the God of Daniel; For He is the living God and enduring forever, And His kingdom is one which will not be destroyed, And His dominion will be forever.

Haggai 2:22-23

'I will overthrow the thrones of kingdoms and destroy the power of the kingdoms of the nations; and I will overthrow the chariots and their riders, and the horses and their riders will go down, everyone by the sword of another.'

Revelation 7:13-17

Then one of the elders answered, saying to me, "These who are clothed in the white robes, who are they, and where have they come from?"

Psalm 22:1-18

My God, my God, why have You forsaken me? Far from my deliverance are the words of my groaning.

Isaiah 53:7-12

He was oppressed and He was afflicted, Yet He did not open His mouth; Like a lamb that is led to slaughter, And like a sheep that is silent before its shearers, So He did not open His mouth.

Matthew 27:26-31

Then he released Barabbas for them; but after having Jesus scourged, he handed Him over to be crucified.

Mark 15:15-20

Wishing to satisfy the crowd, Pilate released Barabbas for them, and after having Jesus scourged, he handed Him over to be crucified.

1 Peter 2:20-23

For what credit is there if, when you sin and are harshly treated, you endure it with patience? But if when you do what is right and suffer for it you patiently endure it, this finds favor with God.

1 Peter 3:14-17

But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed AND DO NOT FEAR THEIR INTIMIDATION, AND DO NOT BE TROUBLED,

1 Peter 4:13-14

but to the degree that you share the sufferings of Christ, keep on rejoicing, so that also at the revelation of His glory you may rejoice with exultation.

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