Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Corinthians 4:12 in English Standard Version "and we labor, working with our own hands. When reviled, we bless; when persecuted, we endure;" Joh 15:20 Remember the word that I said to you: ‘A servant is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted me, they will also persecute you. If they kept my word, they will also keep yours. Ac 18:3 and because he was of the same trade he stayed with them and worked, for they were tentmakers by trade. 1Pe 3:9 Do not repay evil for evil or reviling for reviling, but on the contrary, bless, for to this you were called, that you may obtain a blessing.