Matthew 5:11-12 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
11 Blessed are you when they insult you and persecute you and utter every kind of evil against you [falsely] because of me. 12 [a]Rejoice and be glad, for your reward will be great in heaven. Thus they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
The Similes of Salt and Light.[b]
Romans 8:18 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
18 I consider that the sufferings of this present time are as nothing compared with the glory to be revealed for us.