"I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.”
"For it has been granted to you that for the sake of Christ you should not only believe in him but also suffer for his sake, "
2nd Corinthians 4:17
"For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison,"