We are commanded in Hebrews 13.3: To remember them that are in bonds, as bound with them; and them which suffer adversity, as being yourselves also in the body.
Please pray without ceasing for our brethren around the world that are suffering persecution.
Following are verses on Persecution:
2 Timothy 3:12 - Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution.
John 15:18 - If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before [it hated] you.
Matthew 5:44 - But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;
1 Peter 3:17 - For [it is] better, if the will of God be so, that ye suffer for well doing, than for evil doing.
1 Peter 4:12-14 - Beloved, think it not strange concerning the fiery trial which is to try you, as though some strange thing happened unto you: (Read More...)
1 Peter 3:16 - Having a good conscience; that, whereas they speak evil of you, as of evildoers, they may be ashamed that falsely accuse your good conversation in Christ.
1 Peter 3:14 - But and if ye suffer for righteousness' sake, happy [are ye]: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled;
1 John 3:13 - Marvel not, my brethren, if the world hate you.
Luke 6:22 - Blessed are ye, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you [from their company], and shall reproach [you], and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man's sake.
Matthew 5:10 - Blessed [are] they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
2 Corinthians 4:8-12 - [We are] troubled on every side, yet not distressed; [we are] perplexed, but not in despair; (Read More...)
Hebrews 12:3 - For consider him that endured such contradiction of sinners against himself, lest ye be wearied and faint in your minds.
Romans 12:17-21 - Recompense to no man evil for evil. Provide things honest in the sight of all men. (Read More...)
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