John 15:18 - If the world hates you, you know that it has hated me before it hated you.
Philippians 1:12 - 14 - Now I desire to have you know, brothers, that the things which happened to me have turned out rather to the progress of the Good News; so that it became evident to the whole palace guard, and to all the rest, that my bonds are in Christ; and that most of the brothers in the Lord, being confident through my bonds, are more abundantly bold to speak the word of God without fear.
Acts 8:1 - Saul was consenting to his death. A great persecution arose against the assembly which was in Jerusalem in that day. They were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except for the apostles.
Matthew 23:35 - that on you may come all the righteous blood shed on the earth, from the blood of righteous Abel to the blood of Zachariah son of Barachiah, whom you killed between the sanctuary and the altar.
Hebrews 12:3 - For consider him who has endured such contradiction of sinners against himself, that you don't grow weary, fainting in your souls.