What Is A Martyr? Will You Be A Martyr?

by Jack Wellman
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Who is a martyr? Is it possible that you might become a martyr? Persecution Guaranteed When the Apostle Paul wrote Timothy for the second time, he reminded him that persecution is normal and it will surely come. Paul said that he himself suffered “persecutions and sufferings that happened to me at Antioch, at Iconium, and […]

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What Does The Bible Say About Martyrs?

by Jack Wellman
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A martyr is someone who has publicly expressed their faith in God and refuses to denounce their faith, even in the face of death.  The word itself simply means “a witness” but in time, since so many witnesses were murdered for their faith, martyr became a synonym for a witness. The First Martyr Stephen, a […]

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Which Of The Apostles Were Martyred?

by Jack Wellman
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How did the apostles die?  What was each of their deaths like?  Were all the apostles martyred? The Apostle Peter The Bible never says how the Apostle Peter died but we do know he died from church and secular history and church history records that Peter felt unworthy to die like Jesus did so he […]

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Martyrs In The Bible: 8 That Gave Their Life For Christ

by David Peach
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The word “martyr” is the same Greek word that is more commonly translated “witness” in our English Bibles. However, we traditionally think of the word martyr in terms of someone who gave their life for a cause they believe in. 2 Timothy 3:12 “Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer […]

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