Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And a stone of stumbling, and a rock of offence, even to them which stumble at the word, being disobedient: whereunto also they were appointed.
And he was for a holy place and for a stone of striking, and for a rock of falling to the two houses of Israel; for a trap net and for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
And he shall say, Lift ye up, lift ye up; clear the way, take up the stumbling block out of the way of my people.
And Simeon praised them, and said to Mary his mother, Behold, he is laid for the fall and rising up of many in Israel; and for a sign spoken against;
Wherefore? Because not of faith, but as of the works of the law. For they stumbled at the stumblingstone;
1 Corinthians 1:23
And we proclaim Christ crucified, to the Jews truly a stumbling-block, and to the Greeks foolishness;
2 Corinthians 2:16
Truly to those an odor of death into death; and to those an odor of life into life. And who sufficient for these things?
And yet for this I raised thee up in order to cause thee to see my strength; and for the sake of declaring my name in all the earth.
And if God, willing anger to be shown, and his power to be made known, endured in much long suffering the vessels of anger put in proper order for destruction:
1 Thessalonians 5:9
For God set us not for wrath, but for the acquisition of salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,
2 Peter 2:3
And by covetousness with feigned words shall trade in you: to whom judgment since a long while is not inactive, and their perdition sleeps not.
For certain men entered in by stealth, long ago written of beforehand for judgment, irreligious, having changed the grace of our God into licentiousness, and denying the only Lord God, and our Lord Jesus Christ.
We will tear away his bands, and we will cast away his cords from us.
No wisdom and no understanding, and no counsel against Jehovah.
And happy is he, whoever should not be offended in me.
These have I spoken, that ye should not be offended.
1 Corinthians 3:11
For none is able to lay another foundation above that laid, which is Jesus the Christ.