Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When Ananias heard these words he fell down and expired, and everyone who heard them spoken was appalled.
This came to be known to everyone who lived in Ephesus, Greeks as well as Jews, and great awe came over them all, and the name of the Lord Jesus came to be held in high honor.
1 Corinthians 10:11
These things happened to them as a warning to others, but they were written down to instruct us, in whose days the ages have reached their climax.
So, my dear friends, as you have always been obedient, with reverence and awe make every effort to insure your salvation, not simply as though I were with you, but all the more because I am away.
We ought therefore to fear that when the promise of admission to his Rest is still open, some one of you may be found to have failed to reach it.
Faith led Noah, when he was warned by God of things no one then saw, in obedience to the warning to build an ark in which to save his family, and by such faith he condemned the world, and came to possess that uprightness which faith produces.
Be careful that no one fails to gain God's favor, or some poisonous root may come up to trouble and contaminate you all??16 some immoral or godless person like Esau, who sold his very birthright for one single meal.
1 Peter 1:17
And if you address him as Father who judges everyone impartially by what he does, you must live reverently all the time you stay here,
Who will not fear and give glory to your name, Lord? For you alone are holy. All the heathen will come and worship before you, for the justice of your sentences has now been shown."