1 Kings 19:10; 2 Chronicles 36:16; Jeremiah 2:30; Matthew 23:31; Matthew 23:37; Matthew 5:12; Matthew 21:35

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1 Kings 19:10

10 He said, I have been very xjealous for the Lord, the God of hosts. For the people of Israel have forsaken your covenant, ythrown down your altars, and zkilled your prophets with the sword, aand I, even I only, am left, and they seek my life, to take it away.

2 Chronicles 36:16

16 dBut they kept mocking the messengers of God, edespising his words and scoffing at his prophets, funtil the wrath of the Lord rose against his people, until there was no remedy.

Jeremiah 2:30

30  In vain have I vstruck your children;

they took no correction;

wyour own sword devoured your prophets

like a ravening lion.

Matthew 23:31

31 Thus you witness against yourselves that you are tsons of those who murdered the prophets.

Matthew 23:37

Lament over Jerusalem

37 kO Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that lkills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often would I have mgathered nyour children together oas a hen gathers her brood punder her wings, and qyou were not willing!

Matthew 5:12

12 iRejoice and be glad, for your reward is great in heaven, for jso they persecuted the prophets who were before you.

Matthew 21:35

35 vAnd the tenants took his servants and beat one, killed another, and wstoned another.