Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Kings 18:4, 13
for when Jezebel had slaughtered the prophets of the LORD, Obadiah had taken a hundred prophets and hidden them, fifty men per cave, providing them with food and water.) . . .
1 Kings 19:10, 14
"I have been very zealous for the LORD, the God of Hosts, " he replied, "but the Israelites have forsaken Your covenant, torn down Your altars, and killed Your prophets with the sword. I am the only one left, and they are seeking my life as well." . . .
1 Kings 22:27
and tell them that this is what the king says: 'Put this man in prison and feed him only bread and water until I return safely.'"
2 Chronicles 16:10
Asa was angry with the seer and put him in prison because he was so enraged over this matter. And at the same time Asa oppressed some of the people.
2 Chronicles 24:19-21
Nevertheless, the LORD sent prophets to bring the people back to Him and to testify against them; but they would not listen. . . .
2 Chronicles 36:16
But they mocked the messengers of God, despising His words and scoffing at His prophets, until the wrath of the LORD against His people was stirred up beyond remedy.
But they were disobedient and rebelled against You; they flung Your law behind their backs. They killed Your prophets who had admonished them to turn back to You. They committed terrible blasphemies.
"I have struck your sons in vain; they accepted no discipline. Your own sword has devoured your prophets like a voracious lion.
he had Jeremiah the prophet beaten, and he put him in the stocks at the Upper Gate of Benjamin, which was by the house of the LORD.
Now there was another man prophesying in the name of the LORD, Uriah son of Shemaiah from Kiriath-jearim. He prophesied against this city and against this land in words like all those of Jeremiah. . . .
The LORD has appointed you priest in place of Jehoiada, to be the chief officer in the house of the LORD, responsible for any madman who acts like a prophet--you must put him in stocks and neck irons.
Jeremiah 37:15, 16
The officials were angry with Jeremiah, and they beat him and placed him in jail in the house of Jonathan the scribe, for it had been made into a prison. . . .
Then the officials said to the king, "This man ought to die, for he is discouraging the warriors who remain in this city, as well as all the people, by speaking such words to them; this man is not seeking the well-being of these people, but their ruin." . . .
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. . . .
Woe to you! You build tombs for the prophets, but it was your fathers who killed them. . . .
Luke 13:33, 34
Nevertheless, I must keep going today and tomorrow and the next day, for it is not admissible for a prophet to perish outside of Jerusalem. . . .
Which of the prophets did your fathers fail to persecute? They even killed those who foretold the coming of the Righteous One. And now you are His betrayers and murderers--
1 Thessalonians 2:15
who killed both the Lord Jesus and their own prophets, and drove us out as well. They are displeasing to God and hostile to all men,
Hebrews 11:36, 37
Still others endured mocking and flogging, and even chains and imprisonment. . . .
Jeremiah 44:4, 5, 16
Yet I sent you all My servants the prophets again and again, saying: 'Do not do this detestable thing that I hate.' . . .
Daniel 9:10, 11
and have not obeyed the voice of the LORD our God to walk in His laws, which He set before us through His servants the prophets. . . .
"This is what the LORD of Hosts says: 'Administer true justice. Show loving devotion and compassion to one another. . . .
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. . . .