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Then they called them in again and commanded them not to speak or teach at all in the name of Jesus.
A righteous man regards the life of his animal, but the tender mercies of the wicked are only cruelty.
But beware of men; for they will hand you over to their councils and flog you in their synagogues.
Because of this, I am sending you prophets and wise men and teachers. Some of them you will kill and crucify, and others you will flog in your synagogues and persecute in town after town.
So be on your guard. You will be handed over to the councils and beaten in the synagogues. On My account, you will stand before governors and kings as witnesses to them.
At harvest time, he sent a servant to the tenants to collect his share of the fruit of the vineyard. But the tenants beat the servant and sent him away empty-handed.
Then Pilate took Jesus and had Him flogged. . . .
2 Corinthians 11:24
Five times I received from the Jews the forty lashes minus one.
"We gave you strict orders not to teach in this name, " he said. "Yet you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching and are determined to make us responsible for this man's blood."
But to keep this message from spreading any further among the people, we must warn them to speak no more to anyone in this name." . . .
They say to the seers, "No more visions, " and to the prophets, "Do not prophesy to us the truth. Speak to us pleasant words; prophesy illusions.
"But you made the Nazirites drink wine and commanded the prophets not to prophesy.
"Do not preach, " they preach. "Do not preach these things; disgrace will not overtake us."
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