Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But they mocked the messengers of God, and despised his words, and misused his prophets, until the wrath of the LORD arose against his people, till there was no remedy.
Because I have called, and you have refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no one has paid attention;
The Pharisees, who were lovers of money, also heard all these things, and they scoffed at him.
Behold, you scoffers, and wonder, and perish; for I work a work in your days, a work which you will in no way believe, if one declares it to you.'"
1 Thessalonians 4:8
Therefore he who rejects this doesn't reject man, but God, who has also given his Holy Spirit to you.
For Zedekiah king of Judah had shut him up, saying, Why do you prophesy, and say, Thus says Yahweh, Behold, I will give this city into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he shall take it;
Then took they Jeremiah, and cast him into the dungeon of Malchijah the king's son, that was in the court of the guard: and they let down Jeremiah with cords. In the dungeon there was no water, but mire; and Jeremiah sank in the mire.
Rejoice, and be exceedingly glad, for great is your reward in heaven. For that is how they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
"Hear another parable. There was a man who was a master of a household, who planted a vineyard, set a hedge about it, dug a winepress in it, built a tower, leased it out to farmers, and went into another country.
Which of the prophets didn't your fathers persecute? They killed those who foretold the coming of the Righteous One, of whom you have now become betrayers and murderers.
God, why have you rejected us forever? Why does your anger smolder against the sheep of your pasture?
God, the nations have come into your inheritance. They have defiled your holy temple. They have laid Jerusalem in heaps.
Therefore his calamity will come suddenly. He will be broken suddenly, and that without remedy.
He who is often rebuked and stiffens his neck will be destroyed suddenly, with no remedy.
2 Chronicles 33:10
Yahweh spoke to Manasseh, and to his people; but they gave no heed.
He who corrects a mocker invites insult. He who reproves a wicked man invites abuse.
What could have been done more to my vineyard, that I have not done in it? Why, when I looked for it to yield grapes, did it yield wild grapes?
For thus says Yahweh, Your hurt is incurable, and your wound grievous.
Son of man, tell her, You are a land that is not cleansed, nor rained on in the day of indignation.
The farmers took his servants, beat one, killed another, and stoned another.
added this also to them all, that he shut up John in prison.