If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before it hated you.
The one who hates Me also hates My Father.
If I had not done the works among them that no one else has done, they would not have sin. Now they have seen and hated both Me and My Father.
But [this happened] so that the statement written in their law might be fulfilled: They hated Me for no reason.
For everyone who practices wicked things hates the light and avoids it, so that his deeds may not be exposed.
The world cannot hate you, but it does hate Me because I testify about it-- that its deeds are evil.
The king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, "There is still one man who can ask the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies good about me, but only disaster. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king shouldn't say that!" Jehoshaphat replied.
This is what the LORD, the Redeemer of Israel, his Holy One says to one who is despised, to one abhorred by people, to a servant of rulers: "Kings will see and stand up, and princes will bow down, because of the LORD, who is faithful, the Holy One of Israel-- and He has chosen you."
He was despised and rejected by men, a man of suffering who knew what sickness was. He was like one people turned away from; He was despised, and we didn't value Him.
In one month I got rid of three shepherds. I became impatient with them, and they also detested me.
"Blessed are you when they insult you and persecute you and falsely say every kind of evil against you because of Me.
You will be hated by everyone because of My name. But the one who endures to the end will be delivered.
"Then they will hand you over for persecution, and they will kill you. You will be hated by all nations because of My name.
And you will be hated by everyone because of My name. But the one who endures to the end will be delivered.
Blessed are you when people hate you, when they exclude you, insult you, and slander your name as evil, because of the Son of Man.
keeping our eyes on Jesus, the source and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that lay before Him endured a cross and despised the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of God's throne.
Adulteresses! Do you not know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? So whoever wants to be the world's friend becomes God's enemy.
Look at how great a love the Father has given us, that we should be called God's children. And we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it didn't know Him.
And everyone who has this hope in Him purifies himself just as He is pure.
Do not be surprised, brothers, if the world hates you.