Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And whoso falleth not down and worshippeth shall the same hour be cast into the midst of a burning fiery furnace.
But whoever does not fall down and worship shall be cast into the midst of a furnace of blazing fire.
You shall not worship them or serve them; for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children, on the third and the fourth generations of those who hate Me,
But the rest of it he
makes into a god, his graven image. He falls down before it and worships; he also prays to it and says, “Deliver me, for you are my god.”
and he said to Him, “
All these things I will give You, if You fall down and worship me.”
And it was given to him to give breath to the image of the beast, so that the image of the beast would even
speak and cause as many as do not worship the image of the beast to be killed.
The king replied to the Chaldeans, “
The command from me is firm: if you do not make known to me the dream and its interpretation, you will be torn limb from limb and your houses will be made a rubbish heap.
Immediately the king sent an executioner and commanded him to bring back his head. And he went and had him beheaded in the prison,
and he looked down toward Sodom and Gomorrah, and toward all the land of the
valley, and he saw, and behold, the smoke of the land ascended like the smoke of a furnace.
Because of them a
curse will be used by all the exiles from Judah who are in Babylon, saying, “May the Lord make you like Zedekiah and like Ahab, whom the king of Babylon roasted in the fire,
“Son of man, the house of Israel has become
dross to Me; all of them are bronze and tin and iron and lead in the furnace; they are the dross of silver.
and will throw them into the furnace of fire; in that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
He opened the
bottomless pit, and smoke went up out of the pit, like the smoke of a great furnace; and the sun and the air were darkened by the smoke of the pit.
smoke of their torment goes up forever and ever; they have no rest day and night, those who worship the beast and his image, and whoever receives the mark of his name.”