Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now therefore why should we die? for this great fire will consume us: if we hear the voice of the LORD our God any more, then we shall die.

Bible References

This great

Deuteronomy 18:16
according to all that thou didst desire of the LORD thy God in Horeb in the day of the assembly, saying, Let me not hear again the voice of the LORD my God, neither let me see this great fire any more, lest I die.
Deuteronomy 33:2
And he said, The LORD came from Sinai and rose up from Seir unto them; he shined forth from Mount Paran, and he came with ten thousands of holiness, at his right hand the law of fire for them.
2 Corinthians 3:7
But if the ministry of death in the letter engraved in stones was glorious, so that the sons of Israel could not steadfastly behold the face of Moses for the glory of his countenance which glory was to fade away,
Galatians 3:10
For as many as are of the works of the law are under the curse; for it is written, Cursed is every one that continues not in all things which are written in the book of the law to do them.
Hebrews 12:29
for our God is a consuming fire.

General references

Deuteronomy 5:4
The LORD spoke with you face to face in the mount out of the midst of the fire
Mark 5:17
And they began to plead with him to depart out of their borders.
Hebrews 12:18
For ye are not come unto the mount that might be touched and that burned with fire nor unto blackness and darkness and tempest