Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad.
"When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him, then will He sit upon His glorious throne,
And He has commanded us to preach to the people and solemnly declare that this is He who has been appointed by God to be the Judge of the living and the dead.
seeing that He has appointed a day on which, before long, He will judge the world in righteousness, through the instrumentality of a man whom He has pre-destined to this work, and has made the fact certain to every one by raising Him from the dead."
But you, why do you find fault with your brother? Or you, why do you look down upon your brother? We shall all stand before God to be judged;
1 Peter 4:5
But they will have to give account to Him who stands ready to pronounce judgement on the living and the dead.
It was also about these that Enoch, who belonged to the seventh generation from Adam, prophesied, saying, "The Lord has come, attended by myriads of His people, to execute judgement upon all,
Then I saw a great white throne and One who was seated on it, from whose presence earth and sky fled away, and no place was found for them.
2 Corinthians 7:3
I do not say this to imply blame, for, as I have already said, you have such a place in our hearts that we would die with you or live with you.
For the Son of Man is soon to come in the glory of the Father with His angels, and then will He requite every man according to his actions.
The fact is that in the stubbornness of your impenitent heart you are treasuring up against yourself anger on the day of Anger--the day when the righteousness of God's judgements will stand revealed.
1 Corinthians 4:5
Therefore form no premature judgements, but wait until the Lord returns. He will both bring to light the secrets of darkness and will openly disclose the motives that have been in people's hearts; and then the praise which each man deserves will come to him from God.
Do not deceive yourselves. God is not to be scoffed at. For whatever a man sows, that he will also reap.
You well know that whatever right thing any one does, he will receive a requital for it from the Lord, whether he is a slave or a free man.
For you know that it is from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. Christ is the Master whose bondservants you are.
Her children too shall surely die; and all the Churches shall come to know that I am He who searches into men's inmost thoughts; and to each of you I will give a requital which shall be in accordance with what your conduct has been.
And I saw the dead, the great and the small, standing in front of the throne. And books were opened; and so was another book--namely, the Book of Life; and the dead were judged by the things recorded in the books in accordance with what their conduct had been.
"I am coming quickly; and My reward is with Me, that I may requite every man in accordance with what his conduct has been.
Let not Sin therefore reign as king in your mortal bodies, causing you to be in subjection to their cravings;
I plead with you therefore, brethren, by the compassionsof God, to present all your faculties to Him as a living and holy sacrifice acceptable to Him. This with you will be an act of reasonable worship.
1 Corinthians 6:12
Everything is allowable to me, but not everything is profitable. Everything is allowable to me, but to nothing will I become a slave.
There is nothing that is covered up which will not be uncovered, nor hidden which will not become known.
The Father indeed does not judge any one, but He has entrusted all judgement to the Son,
To each man He will make an award corresponding to his actions;
For every man will have to carry his own load.