Reasons Why The World Hates Christians
Most Relevant Verses
You will be hated by everyone because of My name. But the one who endures to the end will be delivered.
Adulteresses! Don’t you know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? So whoever wants to be the world’s friend becomes God’s enemy.
“Then they will hand you over for persecution, and they will kill you. You will be hated by all nations because of My name.
Those who hate me without cause
are more numerous than the hairs of my head;
my deceitful enemies, who would destroy me,
Though I did not steal, I must repay.
They are filled with all unrighteousness, evil, greed, and wickedness. They are full of envy, murder, quarrels, deceit, and malice. They are gossips, slanderers, God-haters, arrogant, proud, boastful, inventors of evil, disobedient to parents,
But this happened so that the statement written in their scripture might be fulfilled:They hated Me for no reason.
“This, then, is the judgment: The light has come into the world, and people loved darkness rather than the light because their deeds were evil.
For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but it is God’s power to us who are being saved.
Those who are persecuted for righteousness are blessed,
for the kingdom of heaven is theirs. “You are blessed when they insult and persecute you and falsely say every kind of evil against you because of Me. Be glad and rejoice, because your reward is great in heaven. For that is how they persecuted the prophets who were before you.