Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But these, as natural brute beasts, made to be taken and destroyed, speak evil of the things that they understand not; and shall utterly perish in their own corruption;
For he shall see it. Wise men die. The fool and the brutish alike perish, and leave their wealth to others.
A brutish man knows not, nor does a fool understand this.
Consider, ye brutish among the people, and ye fools, when will ye be wise?
Then I said, Surely these are poor, they are foolish, for they know not the way of LORD, nor the law of their God.
But they are together brutish and foolish, the instruction of idols! It is but a block of wood.
But thou, O LORD, know me. Thou see me, and try my heart toward thee. Pull them out like sheep for the slaughter, and prepare them for the day of slaughter.
And I will pour out my indignation upon thee. I will blow upon thee with the fire of my wrath, and I will deliver thee into the hand of brutish men, skilful to destroy.
But these men indeed revile whatever they have not seen. But whatever they understand naturally, as the irrational beasts, in these things they are corrupted.
2 Peter 2:19
promising them freedom, while they themselves are bondmen of corruption, for by what any man has been overcome, of this he has also been enslaved.
2 Peter 1:4
Because of which, the precious and greatest promises have been given to us, so that through these ye might become companions of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption in the world in lust.
An evil man is thrust down in his evil-doing, but a righteous man has hope in his death.
Jesus therefore again said to them, I go, and ye will seek me, and ye will die in your sin. Where I go, ye cannot come.
Because he who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap corruption, but he who sows to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap eternal life.