Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

The terror

Genesis 35:5
Then they set out on their journey, and the terror of God was upon the cities that [were] all around them, so that they did not pursue after the sons of Jacob.
Job 6:4
for the arrows of Shaddai [are] in me; my spirit drinks their poison; the terrors of God are arrayed against me.
Job 18:11
"Sudden terrors terrify him all around, and they chase him at his heels.
Job 31:23
Indeed, the disaster from God [was] a dread for me, and {I was powerless} because of his majesty.
Psalm 73:19
How they become a desolation in a moment! They come to a complete end by terrors.
Psalm 76:7
{You, indeed, are to be feared}, and who can stand before you when you [are] angry?
Psalm 88:15
I [am] afflicted and perishing from [my] youth. I bear your terrors. I am distraught.
Psalm 90:11
Who knows the strength of your anger, and your rage consistent with [the] fear due you?
Isaiah 33:14
Sinners are afraid in Zion; trembling has seized [the] godless: "Who of us can {live} [with] devouring fire? Who of us can {live} [with] everlasting consuming hearths?"
Nahum 1:6
His indignation--who can stand before it? Who can endure {his fierce anger}? His wrath is poured out like fire; rocks are shattered before him.
Matthew 10:28
And do not be afraid of those who kill the body but are not able to kill the soul, but instead be afraid of the one who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
Matthew 25:46
And these will depart into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life."
Mark 8:35
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life on account of me and of the gospel will save it.
Mark 9:43
And if your hand causes you to sin, cut it off! It is better [for] you to enter into life crippled than, having two hands, to go into hell--into the unquenchable fire!
Luke 12:5
But I will show you whom you should fear: fear the one who has authority, after the killing, to throw [you] into hell! Yes, I tell you, fear this one!
Hebrews 10:31
[It is] a terrifying [thing] to fall into the hands of the living God.
Jude 1:23
and save others [by] snatching [them] from the fire, and have mercy on others with fear, hating even the tunic stained by the flesh.
Revelation 20:15
And if anyone was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire.

We persuade

2 Corinthians 5:20
Therefore we are ambassadors on behalf of Christ, as [if] God were imploring [you] through us. We beg [you] on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.
2 Corinthians 6:1
Now [because we] are fellow workers, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain.
Luke 16:31
But he said to him, 'If they do not listen to Moses and the prophets, neither will they be convinced if someone rises from the dead.'"
Acts 13:43
And [after] the synagogue had broken up, many of the Jews and the devout proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas, who were speaking to them [and] were persuading them to continue in the grace of God.
Acts 18:4
And he argued in the synagogue every Sabbath, attempting to persuade both Jews and Greeks.
Acts 19:26
and you see and hear that not only in Ephesus but in almost all of Asia this man Paul has persuaded [and] turned away a large crowd [by] saying that the [gods] made by hands are not gods.
Acts 20:18
And when they came to him, he said to them, "You know from the first day on which I set foot in Asia how I was the whole time with you--
Acts 26:26
For the king knows about these [things], to whom also I am speaking freely, for I am not convinced [that] these [things] in any way have escaped his notice, because this {was} not {done} in a corner.
Acts 28:23
And [when they] had set a day with him, many more came to him at his lodging place, to whom he was explaining from early in the morning until evening, testifying about the kingdom of God and attempting to convince them about Jesus from both the law of Moses and the prophets.
Galatians 1:10
For am I now making an appeal to people or [to] God? Or am I seeking to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a slave of Christ.
Colossians 1:28
whom we proclaim, [by] admonishing every person and teaching every person with all wisdom, in order that we may present every person mature in Christ,
2 Timothy 2:24
And the slave of the Lord must not quarrel, but be kind toward everyone, skillful in teaching, tolerant,


2 Corinthians 1:12
For our reason for boasting is this: the testimony of our conscience that we conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you, in holiness and purity of motive from God, not in merely human wisdom, but by the grace of God.
2 Corinthians 2:17
For we are not like the majority who peddle the word of God, but as from pure motives--but as from God--we speak before God in Christ.
2 Corinthians 4:1
Because of this, [since we] have this ministry, just as we have been shown mercy, we do not lose heart,
1 Corinthians 4:4
For I am conscious of nothing against myself, but not by this am I vindicated. But the one who judges me is the Lord.
1 Thessalonians 2:3
For our exhortation [is] not from error or from impurity or with deceit,

General references

Psalm 90:11
Who knows the strength of your anger, and your rage consistent with [the] fear due you?
Ezekiel 32:32
"For he spread my terror in [the] land of [the] living, and [so] he will be laid down in the midst of the uncircumcised with those killed by [the] sword: Pharaoh and all of his hordes,"{declares} the Lord Yahweh.
Galatians 6:5
For each one will carry his own burden.