Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

See that ye refuse not him that speaketh. For if they escaped not who refused him that spake on earth, much more shall not we escape, if we turn away from him that speaketh from heaven:

Bible References

Refuse

Proverbs 1:24
Because I have called, and ye have refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man hath regarded;
Proverbs 8:33
Hear instruction, and be wise, And refuse it not.
Proverbs 13:18
Poverty and shame'shall be to him that refuseth correction; But he that regardeth reproof shall be honored.
Proverbs 15:32
He that refuseth correction despiseth his own soul; But he that hearkeneth to reproof getteth understanding.
Jeremiah 11:10
They are turned back to the iniquities of their forefathers, who refused to hear my words; and they are gone after other gods to serve them: the house of Israel and the house of Judah have broken my covenant which I made with their fathers.
Ezekiel 5:6
And she hath rebelled against mine ordinances in doing wickedness more than the nations, and against my statutes more than the countries that are round about her; for they have rejected mine ordinances, and as for my statutes, they have not walked in them.
Zechariah 7:11
But they refused to hearken, and pulled away the shoulder, and stopped their ears, that they might not hear.
Matthew 17:5
While he was yet speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them: and behold, a voice out of the cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased; hear ye him.
Acts 7:35
This Moses whom they refused, saying, Who made thee a ruler and a judge? him hath God sent to be both a ruler and a deliverer with the hand of the angel that appeared to him in the bush.

If they

Hebrews 2:1
Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed to the things that were heard, lest haply we drift away from them .
Hebrews 3:17
And with whom was he displeased forty years? was it not with them that sinned, whose bodies fell in the wilderness?
Hebrews 10:28
A man that hath set at nought Moses law dieth without compassion on the word of two or three witnesses:

Turn away

Numbers 32:15
For if ye turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and ye will destroy all this people.
Deuteronomy 30:17
But if thy heart turn away, and thou wilt not hear, but shalt be drawn away, and worship other gods, and serve them;
Joshua 22:16
Thus saith the whole congregation of Jehovah, What trespass is this that ye have committed against the God of Israel, to turn away this day from following Jehovah, in that ye have builded you an altar, to rebel this day against Jehovah?
2 Chronicles 7:19
But if ye turn away, and forsake my statutes and my commandments which I have set before you, and shall go and serve other gods, and worship them;
Proverbs 1:32
For the backsliding of the simple shall slay them, And the careless ease of fools shall destroy them.
2 Timothy 4:4
and will turn away their ears from the truth, and turn aside unto fables.

General references

Leviticus 26:14
But if ye will not hearken unto me, and will not do all these commandments;
Deuteronomy 4:36
Out of heaven he made thee to hear his voice, that he might instruct thee: and upon earth he made thee to see his great fire; and thou heardest his words out of the midst of the fire.
Deuteronomy 18:19
And it shall come to pass, that whosoever will not hearken unto my words which he shall speak in my name, I will require it of him.
Jeremiah 29:19
because they have not hearkened to my words, saith Jehovah, wherewith I sent unto them my servants the prophets, rising up early and sending them; but ye would not hear, saith Jehovah.
Luke 14:24
For I say unto you, that none of those men that were bidden shall taste of my supper.