Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But the heavens and the earth, which are now, by the same word are kept in store, reserved unto fire against the day of judgment and perdition of ungodly men.

Bible References

The heavens

2 Peter 3:10
The Day of the Lord will come like a thief; on it the heavens will pass away with a roar, the heavenly bodies will burn up and be destroyed, and the earth and all its works will melt away.
Matthew 24:35
Earth and sky will pass away but my words will never pass away.
Matthew 25:41
Then he will say to those at his left, 'Begone, you accursed people, to the everlasting fire destined for the devil and his angels!
2 Thessalonians 1:8
in a blaze of fire, and takes vengeance on the godless who will not listen to the good news of our Lord Jesus.
Revelation 20:11
Then I saw a great white throne with a being seated on it from whose presence earth and sky fled so far that they could not be found.
Revelation 21:1
Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and there was no longer any sea.

Against

Matthew 10:15
I tell you, the land of Sodom and Gomorrah will fare better on the Day of Judgment than that town.
Matthew 11:22
But I tell you, Tyre and Sidon will fare better on the Day of Judgment than you will!
Matthew 12:36
But I tell you, for every careless word that men utter they will have to answer on the Day of Judgment.
Mark 6:11
If any place refuses to receive you or to listen to you, when you leave it shake off the very dust from the soles of your feet as a warning to them."
1 John 4:17
Love attains perfection in us, when we have perfect confidence about the Day of Judgment, because here in this world we are living as he lives.

And perdition

Romans 2:5
But in your obstinacy and impenitence you are storing up wrath for yourself on the Day of Wrath, when the justice of God will burst forth.
Philippians 1:28
Never for a moment falter before your opponents, for your fearlessness will be a sure sign for them of their coming destruction, but to you it will be an omen, from God himself, of your deliverance.
2 Thessalonians 2:3
You must not let anyone deceive you at all. For that is not until the rebellion takes place and the embodiment of disobedience makes his appearance??e who is doomed to destruction,
1 Timothy 6:9
But men who want to get rich fall into temptations and snares and many foolish, harmful cravings, that plunge people into destruction and ruin.
Revelation 17:8
The animal that you saw was, and is no more; it is going to come up out of the abyss, but it is to go to destruction. The inhabitants of the earth, whose names from the foundation of the world have not been written in the book of life, will be amazed when they see that the animal was, and is no more, and yet is to come.