Tests, Trials, Tribulations

This is a subsidiary post of Suffering.

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An asterisk at the beginning of the citation indicates a non-explicit reference to one of the three terms in the post title.

Matthew 24:9  –  “they will deliver you to tribulation

Matthew 24:21  – “For then there will be a great tribulation, such as has not occurred since the beginning of the world until now, nor ever will”

Matthew 24:29  –  “immediately after the tribulation of those days”

Luke 22:28  –  “You are those who have stood by Me in My trials

*Luke 22:31  –  “to sift you like wheat

John 16:33  –  “In the world you have tribulation

Acts 14:22  –  “Through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God

Romans 2:9  –  “tribulation and distress for every soul of man who does evil”

Romans 12:12  –  “persevering in tribulation

James 1:2  –  “various trials
James 1:3  –  “the testing of your faith”

1 Peter 1:6  –  “distressed by various trials
1 Peter 1:7  –  “tested by fire”

*1 Peter 4:12, 13  –  “the fiery ordeal among you, which comes upon you for your testing

Revelation 2:9  –  “I know your tribulation

Revelation 3:10  –  “the hour of testing, that hour which is about to come upon the whole world, to test those who dwell on the earth”