Matthew 5:11-12 … Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.
James 1:2 … My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations;
Romans 8:18 … For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.
John 15:18 … If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before it hated you.