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Theasaurus: Suffering

72 Bible Verses about Suffering

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2 Timothy 2:9

in which I suffer trouble, like unto an evil doer, even unto bonds; but the word of God is not bound.

1 Peter 4:1

Since the Christ has suffered for us in the flesh, be ye also armed with the same thought; for he that has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,

1 Peter 2:19

For this is due to grace, if a man for conscience toward God endures grief, suffering wrongfully.

Galatians 3:4

Have ye suffered so many things in vain? if it be yet in vain.

1 Peter 1:11

searching when and in what point of time the Spirit of Christ which was in them did signify, which announced beforehand the afflictions that were to come upon the Christ, and the glory that should follow them.

2 Thessalonians 1:5

in testimony of the just judgment of God, that ye may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer,

2 Corinthians 11:19

For ye suffer fools gladly, seeing ye yourselves are wise.

Isaiah 53:4

Surely he has borne our sicknesses and suffered our pain: and we considered him stricken, smitten of God, and cast down.

Hebrews 5:8

although he was the Son of God, yet he learned obedience by the things which he suffered;

Matthew 11:12

From the days of John the Baptist until now, life is given unto the kingdom of the heavens, and the valiant take hold of it.

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Christ » Sake, for his » Suffering

Curiosity » The levite looked with indifferent curiosity upon the man who was » Suffering

Luke 10:32

And likewise a Levite, when he came near the place and looked on him, he passed by on the other side.

For Christ's sake » Suffering

for Jesus' sake » Suffering

Suffering » For Christ

1 Peter 4:13-14

but rejoice, inasmuch as ye are partakers of the afflictions of the Christ, so that also in the revelation of his glory, ye may rejoice in triumph. If ye are reproached for the name of Christ, blessed are ye; for the glory and the Spirit of God rests upon you; certainly on their part he is blasphemed, but on your part he is glorified.

Suffering » Those that suffer for jesus Christ

Romans 8:14-17

For all that are led by the Spirit of God, the same are sons of God. For ye have not received the spirit of slavery to be in fear again, but ye have received the Spirit of adoption of sons, whereby we cry, Abba, Father. For the same Spirit bears witness unto our spirit that we are sons of God, read more.
and if sons, also heirs certainly of God and joint-heirs with Christ, if so be that we suffer with him that we may be also glorified together with him.

1 Peter 4:1

Since the Christ has suffered for us in the flesh, be ye also armed with the same thought; for he that has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,

2 Timothy 2:10-12

Therefore, I endure all things for the sake of the elect, that they may also obtain the saving health which is in Christ Jesus with eternal glory. This is a faithful word: That if we are dead with him, we shall also live with him; if we suffer, we shall also reign with him; if we deny him, he also will deny us;

Revelation 2:8-10

And unto the angel of the congregation of Smyrna write: These things, saith the first and the last, who was dead, and is alive: I know thy works and tribulation and poverty, (but thou art rich), and I know the blasphemy of those who say they are Jews and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan. Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer; behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days; be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee the crown of life.

Suffering » Who shall suffer persecution

1 Corinthians 4:9-13

For I think that God has set forth us the apostles last, as it were appointed to death; for we are made a spectacle unto the world and to angels and to men. We are fools for Christ's sake, but ye are prudent in Christ; we are weak, but ye are strong; ye are honourable, but we are despised. Even unto this present hour we both hunger and thirst and are ill clad and are buffeted and have no certain dwellingplace read more.
and labour, working with our own hands; being reviled, we bless; being persecuted, we suffer it; being blasphemed, we intreat; we are made as the filth of this world and are the offscouring of all things unto this day.

1 Peter 5:8-10

Be temperate and vigilant because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walks about, seeking whom he may devour, resist him steadfast in the faith, knowing that the same afflictions are to be accomplished in the company of your brethren that are in the world. But the God of all grace, who has called us unto his eternal glory by Jesus, the Christ, after ye have suffered a little while, he himself perfects, confirms, strengthens, and establishes you.

Suffering » Vicarious

Romans 9:3

For I could wish that myself were anathema from Christ for my brethren, those who are my kinsmen according to the flesh,

Exodus 9:13-16

Then the LORD said unto Moses, Rise up early in the morning and stand before Pharaoh and say unto him, Thus saith the LORD God of the Hebrews, Let my people go that they may serve me. For otherwise this time I will send all my plagues upon thine heart and upon thy slaves and upon thy people that thou may know that there is none like me in all the earth. For now I will stretch out my hand that I may smite thee and thy people with pestilence, and thou shalt be cut off from the earth. read more.
For in truth I have placed thee to declare my power in thee, and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

Suffering » Suffering for jesus Christ

1 Peter 4:1

Since the Christ has suffered for us in the flesh, be ye also armed with the same thought; for he that has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,

Suffering » Why God’s people suffer

2 Thessalonians 1:3-5

We must thank God always for you, brethren, as is due because your faith grows exceedingly, and the charity of each and every one of you toward each other abounds, so that we ourselves glory in you in the congregations of God for your patience and faith in all your persecutions and tribulations that ye endure and in testimony of the just judgment of God, that ye may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer,

Suffering » Walking with longsuffering

Ephesians 4:1-3

I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation with which ye are called, with all humility and meekness, with tolerance, forbearing one another in love, being diligent to guard the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

Suffering » The sufferings of this present time

Romans 8:18-23

For I know with certainty that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the coming glory which shall be manifested in us. For the earnest hope of the creatures waits for the manifestation of the sons of God. For the creatures were subjected to vanity, not willingly, but by reason of him who has subjected them, read more.
with the hope that the same creatures shall be delivered from the slavery of corruption into the glorious liberty of the sons of God. For we now know that all the creatures groan together and travail in pain together until now. And not only they, but ourselves also who have the firstfruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting for the adoption, that is to say, the redemption of our body.

Suffering » Instance of » Goliath for the philistines

Suffering for Christ's sake » Some trials believers may be called upon to endure » Suffering

Suffering for righteousness' sake » For Christ's sake some trials believers may be called upon to endure » Suffering

Topics on Suffering

Body Of Christ, Physical Suffering

40;27;26

Then he released Barabbas unto them; and when he had scourged Jesus, he delivered him to be crucified.

Children Suffering

26;18;2

What mean ye, that ye use this saying concerning the land of Israel, saying, The fathers have eaten sour grapes and the children's teeth are set on edge?

Cup Of Suffering

40;26;39

And he went a little further and fell on his face, praying and saying, O my Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me; nevertheless not as I will, but as thou wilt.

God, Suffering Of

1;6;6

And the LORD repented of having made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.

I Am Suffering

24;45;3

Thou didst say, Woe is me now! for the LORD has added grief to my sorrow; I fainted in my sighing, and I have found no rest.

Participation In Christ Sufferings

50;3;10

That I may know him and the power of his resurrection and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death,

Prophets Suffering

59;5;10

Take, my brethren, the prophets, who have spoken in the name of the Lord, for an example of suffering affliction, and of patience.

Suffering For Christ's Sake

44;5;41

And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.

Suffering For The Gospel

41;8;35

For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.

Suffering From Foreigners

26;11;9

And I will bring you out of the midst thereof and deliver you into the hands of strangers and will execute judgments in you.

Suffering Saints

60;4;19

Therefore, let those that are afflicted according to the will of God commit the keeping of their souls unto him as unto a faithful Creator, doing good.

Suffering, Causes Of

1;3;14-19

And the LORD God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all beasts and above every animal of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life;

Suffering, Emotional Aspects Of

19;119;53

Horror has taken hold upon me because of the wicked that forsake thy law.

Suffering, Encouragements In

19;103;13

Like as a father has mercy upon his children, so the LORD has mercy upon those that fear him.

Suffering, Hardship

20;10;15

The rich man's wealth is his strong city; the weakness of the poor is their poverty.

Suffering, Nature Of

1;2;17

but of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of it; for in the day that thou dost eat of it thou shalt surely die.

Suffering, Of Believers

40;10;22

And ye shall be hated of all men for my name, but he that endures to the end shall be saved.

Suffering, Of Jesus Christ

42;24;25-26

Then he said unto them, O fools, and slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken;

Suffering, Of The Innocent

35;1;13

Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil and canst not look on iniquity: why dost thou look upon those that deal treacherously and hold thy tongue when the wicked devour the man that is more righteous than he?

Sufferings Rewarded

40;5;11

Blessed are ye when men shall revile you and persecute you and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely for my sake.

The Ungodly Suffering

19;32;10

There are many sorrows for the wicked; but he that waits in the LORD, mercy shall compass him round about.

Young People Suffering

19;34;10

Jod The young lions do lack and suffer hunger, but those that seek the LORD shall not lack any good thing.