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Yet for your sake we face death all day long; we are considered as sheep to be slaughtered.
King James Bible
Yea, for thy sake are we killed all the day long; we are counted as sheep for the slaughter.
Darby Bible Translation
But for thy sake are we killed all the day long; we are reckoned as sheep for slaughter.
World English Bible
Yes, for your sake we are killed all day long. We are regarded as sheep for the slaughter.
Young's Literal Translation
Surely, for Thy sake we have been slain all the day, Reckoned as sheep of the slaughter.
Psalm 44:22 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For thy sake are we killed all the day long - Because of our attachment to thee and to thy religion, we are exposed to continual death; and some of us fail a daily sacrifice to the persecuting spirit of our enemies, and we all carry our lives continually in our hands. In the same state were the primitive Christians; and St. Paul applies these words to their case, Romans 8:36.
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Text: First Peter 2, 20-25. 20 For what glory is it, if, when ye sin, and are buffeted for it, ye shall take it patiently? but if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye shall take it patiently, this is acceptable with God. 21 For hereunto were ye called: because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, that ye should follow his steps: 22 who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth: 23 who, when he was reviled, reviled not again; when he suffered, threatened not; but committed …
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. II
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The Prophet Joel.
Calvin -- Enduring Persecution for Christ
As it is written: "For your sake we face death all day long; we are considered as sheep to be slaughtered."
You gave us up to be devoured like sheep and have scattered us among the nations.
He was oppressed and afflicted, yet he did not open his mouth; he was led like a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before its shearers is silent, so he did not open his mouth.
Yet you know me, LORD; you see me and test my thoughts about you. Drag them off like sheep to be butchered! Set them apart for the day of slaughter!
LORD, you understand; remember me and care for me. Avenge me on my persecutors. You are long-suffering--do not take me away; think of how I suffer reproach for your sake.
This is what the LORD my God says: "Shepherd the flock marked for slaughter.
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