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THE BOOK OF HEBREWS CHAPTER 11:36-40 (19 of 24)
36 And others had trial of [cruel] mockings and
scourgings, yea, moreover of bonds and imprisonment:
Others, the scriptures teach, who were also examples
of enduring faithfulness, suffered greatly for God.
Others had experiences of “scoffings and severe
beatings.” Moreover, meaning, besides this or even
yet, in addition to the experiences scoffings and
severe beatings, these others also suffered the
“punishment of chains and imprisonment."
Micaiah—1st Kings 22:10-28
10 And the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat the king of
Judah sat each on his throne, having put on their
robes, in a void place in the entrance of the gate of
Samaria; and all the prophets prophesied before them.
11 And Zedekiah the son of Chenaanah made him horns of
iron: and he said, Thus saith the LORD, With these
shalt thou push the Syrians, until thou have consumed
12 And all the prophets prophesied so, saying, Go up
to Ramothgilead, and prosper: for the LORD shall
deliver [it] into the king's hand.
13 And the messenger that was gone to call Micaiah
spake unto him, saying, Behold now, the words of the
prophets [declare] good unto the king with one mouth:
let thy word, I pray thee, be like the word of one of
them, and speak [that which is] good.
14 And Micaiah said, [As] the LORD liveth, what the
LORD saith unto me, that will I speak.
15 So he came to the king. And the king said unto him,
Micaiah, shall we go against Ramothgilead to battle,
or shall we forbear? And he answered him, Go, and
prosper: for the LORD shall deliver [it] into the hand
of the king.
16 And the king said unto him, How many times shall I
adjure thee that thou tell me nothing but [that which
is] true in the name of the LORD?
17 And he said, I saw all Israel scattered upon the
hills, as sheep that have not a shepherd: and the LORD
said, These have no master: let th ...
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