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  1. And the Lord your God will put all these curses on your foes and enemies who persecuted you.
  2. You have turned cruel to me; with the might of your hand you persecute me.
  3. For they persecute him whom you have struck down, and they recount the pain of those you have wounded.
  4. How long must your servant endure? When will you judge those who persecute me?
  5. All your commandments are sure; they persecute me with falsehood; help me!
  6. They draw near who persecute me with evil purpose; they are far from your law.
  7. Sin and Shin

    Princes persecute me without cause, but my heart stands in awe of your words.
  8. Let those be put to shame who persecute me, but let me not be put to shame; let them be dismayed, but let me not be dismayed; bring upon them the day of disaster; destroy them with double destruction!
  9. Jeremiah Persecuted by Pashhur

    Now Pashhur the priest, the son of Immer, who was chief officer in the house of the Lord, heard Jeremiah prophesying these things.
  10. “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
  11. “Blessed are you when others revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account.
  12. Rejoice and be glad, for your reward is great in heaven, for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
  13. But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,
  14. When they persecute you in one town, flee to the next, for truly, I say to you, you will not have gone through all the towns of Israel before the Son of Man comes.
  15. Therefore I send you prophets and wise men and scribes, some of whom you will kill and crucify, and some you will flog in your synagogues and persecute from town to town,
  16. Therefore also the Wisdom of God said, ‘I will send them prophets and apostles, some of whom they will kill and persecute,’
  17. But before all this they will lay their hands on you and persecute you, delivering you up to the synagogues and prisons, and you will be brought before kings and governors for my name's sake.
  18. Remember the word that I said to you: ‘A servant is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted me, they will also persecute you. If they kept my word, they will also keep yours.
  19. Which of the prophets did your fathers not persecute? And they killed those who announced beforehand the coming of the Righteous One, whom you have now betrayed and murdered,
  20. I persecuted this Way to the death, binding and delivering to prison both men and women,
  21. And I punished them often in all the synagogues and tried to make them blaspheme, and in raging fury against them I persecuted them even to foreign cities.
  22. Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse them.
  23. and we labor, working with our own hands. When reviled, we bless; when persecuted, we endure;
  24. For I am the least of the apostles, unworthy to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God.
  25. persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed;
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24 topical index results for “persecute”

PAUL : Visits Iconium, and preaches to the Jews and non-Jews; is persecuted; escapes to Lystra; goes to Derbe (Acts 14:1-6)
PAUL : Persecuted, beaten, and cast into prison with Silas; sings songs of praise in the prison; an earthquake shakes the prison; he preaches to the alarmed jailer, who believes, and is immersed along with his household (Acts 16:19-34)
PAUL : Persecuted by the Jews who come from Thessalonica; is escorted by some of the brethren to Athens (Acts 17:13-15)
PAUL : Persecuted by Jews, drawn before the deputy, charged with wicked lewdness; accusation dismissed; takes his leave after many days, and sails to Syria, accompanied by Aquila and Priscilla (Acts 18:12-18)
PAUL : The spread of the gospel through his preaching interferes with the makers of idols; he is persecuted, and a great uproar of the city is created; the town clerk appeases the people; dismisses the accusation against Paul, and disperses the people (Acts 19:23-41; 2 Corinthians 1:8; 2 Timothy 4:14)
BLASPHEMY » INSTANCES OF » The early Christians, persecuted by Saul of Tarsus, compelled to blaspheme the name of Jesus (Acts 26:11; 1 Timothy 1:13)
JESUS, THE CHRIST » HISTORY OF » Heals an immobile man at the pool of Bethesda (the best mss. have "Bethzatha") on the Sabbath day; is persecuted, and makes his defense ( John 5)
OBADIAH » The governor of Ahab's house » Conceals one-hundred prophets persecuted by Jezebel in a cave (1 Kings 18:3,4)
OPINION, PUBLIC » Feared by » Chief preists, who feared to further persecute the disciples (Acts 4:21;5:26)
(The function he served was superior to that of ot » MISCELLANEOUS FACTS CONCERNING » Persecute the disciples (Acts 22:5)

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