'Scourge' in the Bible
Thou shalt be hid from the scourge of the tongue; neither shalt thou be afraid of destruction when it comes.
If it is the scourge, it slays suddenly, and it does not laugh at the trial of the innocent.
And the LORD of the hosts shall raise up a scourge against him as the slaughter of Midian at the rock of Oreb and shall raise up his rod upon the sea, by the way of Egypt.
Because ye have said, We have made a covenant with death, and with Sheol we are at agreement; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, it shall not come unto us: for we have made lies our refuge, and under falsehood we have hid ourselves:
And your covenant with death shall be disannulled, and your agreement with Sheol shall not stand; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, then ye shall be trodden down by it.
But keep yourselves from men, for they will deliver you up in councils, and they will scourge you in their synagogues;
and shall deliver him to the Gentiles to mock and to scourge and to crucify; ; and the third day he shall rise again.
Therefore, behold, I send unto you prophets and wise men and scribes, and some of them ye shall kill and crucify, and some of them ye shall scourge in your synagogues and persecute them from city to city,
and they shall mock him and shall scourge him and shall spit upon him and shall kill him; but the third day he shall rise again.
and they shall scourge him and put him to death, but the third day he shall rise again.
and when he had made a scourge of small cords, he drove them all out of the temple, and the sheep and the oxen, and poured out the changers' money and overthrew the tables