Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the time is come that judgment must begin at the house of God: and if it first begin at us, what shall the end be of them that obey not the gospel of God?
and don't pretend to say within your selves, We have Abraham for our father: for I tell you, that God is able out of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham:
but the servant, who knows his master's will, and prepares not himself, nor executes his orders, shall receive many stripes.
for if the green wood burn thus, how will the dry wood flame?
Then he began to upbraid the towns where most of his miracles were wrought, for their not being converts.
I declare unto you, that the people of Sodom shall be treated with less severity in the day of judgment, than that city.
for if the law deliver'd by angels was put in execution, and every transgression and disobedience was justly punish'd as it deserv'd;
to Jesus the mediator of the new covenant, and to the aspersion of that blood which cries for pardon, and not for vengeance as that of Abel.