Persecution

Matthew 5:10-12 Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven. Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in Heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.

Matthew 10:23a When they persecute you in this city, flee ye into another.

John 15:18 If the world hate you, ye know that it hated Me before it hated you.

John 15:20 Remember the word that I said unto you, The servant is not greater than his Lord. If they have persecuted Me, they will also persecute you.

John 16:2b The time cometh, that whosoever killeth you will think that he doeth God service.

Philippians 1:29 For unto you it is given in the behalf of Christ, not only to believe on Him, but also to suffer for His sake.

2 Timothy 3:12 Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution.