Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For this cause many are weak and sickly among you, and many sleep.
1 Corinthians 11:32
But if punishment does come, it is sent by the Lord, so that we may be safe when the world is judged.
And he said, If with all your heart you will give attention to the voice of the Lord your God, and do what is right in his eyes, giving ear to his orders and keeping his laws, I will not put on you any of the diseases which I put on the Egyptians: for I am the Lord your life-giver.
Then the Lord said to Moses and Aaron, Because you had not enough faith in me to keep my name holy before the children of Israel, you will not take this people into the land which I have given them.
Then the Lord sent poison-snakes among the people; and their bites were a cause of death to numbers of the people of Israel.
2 Samuel 12:14
But still, because you have had no respect for the Lord, death will certainly overtake the child who has newly come to birth.
1 Kings 13:21
And crying out to the man of God who came from Judah, he said, The Lord says, Because you have gone against the voice of the Lord, and have not done as you were ordered by the Lord,
O Lord, be not bitter with me in your wrath; let not your hand be on me in the heat of your passion.
But they were not turned from their desires; and while the food was still in their mouths,
If my rules are broken, and my orders are not kept;
You only of all the families of the earth have I taken care of: for this reason I will send punishment on you for all your sins.
And you have not kept in mind the word which says to you as to sons, My son, do not make little of the Lord's punishment, and do not give up hope when you are judged by him;
To all those who are dear to me, I give sharp words and punishment: then with all your heart have sorrow for your evil ways.
1 Corinthians 15:51
See, I am giving you the revelation of a secret: we will not all come to the sleep of death, but we will all be changed.
Now David, having done God's work for his generation, went to sleep, and was put with his fathers, and his body came to destruction:
1 Thessalonians 4:14
For if we have faith that Jesus underwent death and came back again, even so those who are sleeping will come again with him by God's power.
If the upright man is rewarded on earth, how much more the evil-doer and the sinner!