Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For if after they have escaped the pollutions of the world through the knowledge of the Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, they are again entangled therein, and overcome, the latter end is worse with them than the beginning.


Bible References


2 Peter 2:18
{For by speaking high-sounding but empty words}, they entice with desires of the flesh [and] with licentiousness those who are scarcely escaping from those who live in error,
2 Peter 1:4
through which things he has bestowed on us his precious and very great promises, so that through these you may become sharers of the divine nature [after] escaping from the corruption [that is] in the world because of evil desire,


2 Peter 1:2
May grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord,

The latter

Numbers 24:20
And he looked [at] Amalek, {uttered} his oracle, and said, "Amalek [is] first of [the] nations, but his future [will be] forever ruin."
Deuteronomy 32:29
If only they were wise, they would understand this; they would discern {for themselves their end}.
Philippians 3:19
whose end [is] destruction, whose God [is] the stomach, and [whose] glory [is] in their shame, the ones who think on earthly things.

General references

Genesis 24:6
Abraham said to him, "{You must take care} that you do not return my son there.
Leviticus 14:43
"But if the infection should return and it breaks out in the house after they have removed the stones and after scraping off [the plaster] of the house and after it has been replastered,
Deuteronomy 14:7
Only these you may not eat from {those chewing the cud} and from {those having a division of the hoof}: the camel and the hare and the coney, because {they chew the cud}, but they [do] not divide the hoof; they are [therefore] unclean for you.
Jeremiah 34:11
But {afterward} they turned back and they brought back the [male] slaves and the female slaves whom they had let go free, and they subdued them as [male] slaves and female slaves.
Ezekiel 33:18
When [the] righteous turns from his righteousness and does injustice, then he will die {because of it}.
Matthew 7:27
And the rain came down and the rivers came and the winds blew and beat against that house, and it collapsed, and its fall was great."
Luke 14:30
saying, 'This man began to build and was not able to finish!'
Luke 17:32
Remember Lot's wife!
1 Timothy 5:15
For already some have turned away [and followed] after Satan.