“Christ suffered once for sins, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring us to God. 1 Peter 3:18 The goal of the gospel.
“It is better to suffer for doing good, if that should be God’s will, than for doing evil.” 1 Peter 3:17 And it is often God’s will.
“The Lord is on my side; I will not fear. What can man do to me?” Psalm 118:6