Verses with the word persuade in the New Testament (3 verses):
And if this come to the governor's ears, we will persuade him, and secure you.
2 Corinthians 5:11
Knowing therefore the terror of the Lord, we persuade men; but we are made manifest unto God; and I trust also are made manifest in your consciences.
For do I now persuade men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ.