Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So He drove out the man and stationed cherubim to the east of the Garden of Eden, with a whirling sword of flame to guard the way to the tree of life.
You came near and stood at the foot of the mountain, a mountain blazing with fire to the heavens, with black clouds and deep darkness.
At that time I was standing between the LORD and you to declare to you the word of the LORD, because you were afraid of the fire and would not go up the mountain. And He said:
Psalm 21:8, 9
Your hand will apprehend all your enemies; Your right hand will seize those who hate you. . . .
From Zion, perfect in beauty, God shines forth. . . .
A river of fire was flowing, coming out from His presence. Thousands upon thousands attended Him, and myriads upon myriads stood before Him. The court was convened, and the books were opened.
Matthew 25:41, 46
Then He will say to those on His left, 'Depart from Me, you who are cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels. . . .
but only a fearful expectation of judgment and raging fire that will consume all adversaries.
For our God is a consuming fire.
2 Peter 3:7, 10-12
And by that same word, the present heavens and earth are reserved for fire, kept for the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men. . . .
Revelation 20:10, 14, 15
And the devil who had deceived them was thrown into the lake of fire and sulfur, into which the beast and the false prophet had already been thrown. There they will be tormented day and night forever and ever. . . .
But to the cowardly and unbelieving and abominable and murderers and sexually immoral and sorcerers and idolaters and all liars, their place will be in the lake that burns with fire and sulfur. This is the second death."
Deuteronomy 32:35, 41, 42
Vengeance is Mine; I will repay. In due time their foot will slip; for their day of disaster is near, and their doom is coming quickly. . . .
You will break them an iron scepter; You will shatter them like pottery." . . .
O LORD, God of vengeance, O God of vengeance, shine forth.
to proclaim the year of the LORD's favor and the day of our God's vengeance, to comfort all who mourn,
For the day of vengeance was in My heart, and the year of My redemption had come. . . .
For we know Him who said, "Vengeance is Mine; I will repay, " and again, "The Lord will judge His people."
Revelation 6:10, 16, 17
And they cried out in a loud voice, "How long, O Lord, holy and true, until You judge those who live on the earth and avenge our blood?" . . .
But Pharaoh replied, "Who is the LORD that I should obey His voice and let Israel go? I do not know the LORD, and I will not let Israel go."
1 Samuel 2:12
Now the sons of Eli were wicked men; they had no regard for the LORD
Those who know Your name will trust in You, for You, O LORD, have not abandoned those who seek You.
Pour out Your wrath on the nations that do not acknowledge You, on the kingdoms that refuse to call on Your name,
When its limbs are dry, they will be broken off. Women will come and use them for kindling, for they are a people without understanding. Therefore their Maker will have no compassion on them, and their Creator will show them no grace.
You dwell in the midst of deception; in their deceit they refuse to know Me, " declares the LORD.
and those who turn back from following the LORD and neither seek the LORD nor inquire of Him."
And this is the verdict: The Light has come into the world, but men loved the darkness rather than the Light, because their deeds were evil.
"Where is Your Father?" they asked Him. "You do not know Me or My Father, " Jesus answered. "If you knew Me, you would know My Father as well."
Furthermore, since they did not see fit to acknowledge God, He gave them up to a depraved mind, to do what ought not to be done.
1 Corinthians 15:34
Sober up as you ought, and stop sinning; for some of you are ignorant of God. I say this to your shame.
1 Thessalonians 4:5
not in lustful passion like the Gentiles who do not know God;
When you are in distress and all these things have happened to you, then in later days you will return to the LORD your God and listen to His voice.
When they hear me, they obey me; foreigners cower before me.
If you are willing and obedient, you will eat the best of the land.
So the word of God continued to spread. The number of disciples in Jerusalem grew rapidly, and a great number of priests became obedient to the faith.
Through Him and on behalf of His name, we received grace and apostleship to call all those among the Gentiles to the obedience that comes from faith.
Romans 2:7, 8
To those who by perseverance in doing good seek glory, honor, and immortality, He will give eternal life. . . .
Do you not know that when you offer yourselves as obedient slaves, you are slaves to the one you obey, whether you are slaves to sin leading to death, or to obedience leading to righteousness?
But not all of them welcomed the good news. For Isaiah says, "Lord, who has believed our message?"
I will not presume to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in leading the Gentiles to obedience by word and deed,
but now revealed and made known through the writings of the prophets by the command of the eternal God, in order to lead all nations to the obedience that comes from faith--
2 Corinthians 10:5
We tear down arguments, and every presumption set up against the knowledge of God; and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.
O foolish Galatians! Who has bewitched you? Before your eyes Jesus Christ was clearly portrayed as crucified.
how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation? This salvation was first announced by the Lord, was confirmed to us by those who heard Him,
And having been made perfect, He became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey Him
By faith Abraham, when called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance, obeyed and went, without knowing where he was going.
1 Peter 1:2
chosen by the foreknowledge of God the Father and sanctified by the Spirit for obedience to Jesus Christ and sprinkling by His blood: Grace and peace be yours in abundance.
1 Peter 3:6
just as Sarah obeyed Abraham and called him lord. You are her children if you do what is right and refuse to quiver in fear.
1 Peter 4:17
For it is time for judgment to begin with the family of God; and if it begins with us, what will the outcome be for those who disobey the gospel of God?