Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

If any man's work shall be burned, he shall suffer loss: but he himself shall be saved; yet so as by fire.

Bible References

Work

1 Corinthians 3:12
If anyone builds on that foundation with gold, silver, costly stones, wood, hay, or straw,
Revelation 3:18
I advise you to buy from Me gold refined in the fire so that you may be rich, white clothes so that you may be dressed and your shameful nakedness not be exposed, and ointment to spread on your eyes so that you may see.

He shall

Acts 27:21
Since many were going without food, Paul stood up among them and said, “You men should have followed my advice not to sail from Crete and sustain this damage and loss.
2 John 1:8
Watch yourselves so you don’t lose what we have worked for, but that you may receive a full reward.

Yet

Amos 4:11
I overthrew some of you
as I overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah,
and you were like a burning stick
snatched from a fire,
yet you did not return to Me
this is the Lord’s declaration.
Zechariah 3:2
The Lord said to Satan: “The Lord rebuke you, Satan! May the Lord who has chosen Jerusalem rebuke you! Isn’t this man a burning stick snatched from the fire?”
1 Peter 4:18
And if a righteous person is saved with difficulty,
what will become of the ungodly and the sinner?
Jude 1:23
save others by snatching them from the fire; have mercy on others but with fear, hating even the garment defiled by the flesh.

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