Initial version of Annotation [168] of The Bible

29226 13: And if the house be worthy, let your peace come upon it: but if it be not worthy, let your peace return to you.
29227 14: And whosoever shall not receive you, nor hear your words, when ye depart out of that house or city, shake off the dust of your feet.
29228 15: Verily I say unto you, It shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom and Gomorrha in the day of judgment, than for that city.
29229 16: Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.
29230 17: But beware of men: for they will deliver you up to the councils, and they will scourge you in their synagogues;
29231 18: And ye shall be brought before governors and kings for my sake, for a testimony against them and the Gentiles.
29232 19: But when they deliver you up, take no thought how or what ye shall speak: for it shall be given you in that same hour what ye shall speak.
29233 20: For it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father which speaketh in you.
29234 21: And the brother shall deliver up the brother to death, and the father the child: and the children shall rise up against _their_ parents, and cause them to be put to death.
29235 22: And ye shall be hated of all _men_ for my name's sake: but he that endureth to the end shall be saved.
29236 23: But when they persecute you in this city, flee ye into another: for verily I say unto you, Ye shall not have gone over the cities of Israel, till the Son of man be come.
29237 24: The disciple is not above _his_ master, nor the servant above his lord.
29238 25: It is enough for the disciple that he be as his master, and the servant as his lord. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebub, how much more _shall they call_ them of his household?

This section, Matthew 10:16-23, is known as the Coming Persecutions.