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 you have refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no one has paid attention;
Proverbs 8:33
Hear instruction, and be wise. Don't refuse it.
Proverbs 13:18
Poverty and shame come to him who refuses discipline, but he who heeds correction shall be honored.
Proverbs 15:32
He who refuses correction despises his own soul, but he who listens to reproof gets 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
She has rebelled against my ordinances in doing wickedness more than the nations, and against my statutes more than the countries that are around her; for they have rejected my ordinances, and as for my statutes, they have not walked in them.
Zechariah 7:11
But they refused to listen, and turned their backs, and stopped their ears, that they might not hear.
Matthew 17:5
While he was still speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them. Behold, a voice came out of the cloud, saying, "This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased. Listen to him."
Acts 7:35
"This Moses, whom they refused, saying, 'Who made you a ruler and a judge?' -- God has sent him as both a ruler and a deliverer by the hand of the angel who appeared to him in the bush.

If they

Hebrews 2:1
Therefore we ought to pay greater attention to the things that were heard, lest perhaps we drift away.
Hebrews 3:17
With whom was he displeased forty years? Wasn't it with those who sinned, whose bodies fell in the wilderness?
Hebrews 10:28
A man who disregards Moses' law dies without compassion on the word of two or three witnesses.

Turn away

Numbers 32:15
For if you turn away from after him, he will yet again leave them in the wilderness; and you will destroy all this people."
Deuteronomy 30:17
But if your heart turns away, and you will not hear, but shall be drawn away, and worship other gods, and serve them;
Joshua 22:16
"Thus says the whole congregation of Yahweh, 'What trespass is this that you have committed against the God of Israel, to turn away this day from following Yahweh, in that you have built you an altar, to rebel this day against Yahweh?
2 Chronicles 7:19
But if you 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 will kill them. The careless ease of fools will destroy them.
2 Timothy 4:4
and will turn away their ears from the truth, and turn aside to fables.

General references

Leviticus 26:14
"'But if you will not listen to me, and will not do all these commandments;
Deuteronomy 4:36
Out of heaven he made you to hear his voice, that he might instruct you: and on earth he made you to see his great fire; and you heard his words out of the midst of the fire.
Deuteronomy 18:19
It shall happen, that whoever will not listen to my words which he shall speak in my name, I will require it of him.
Jeremiah 29:19
because they have not listened to my words, says Yahweh, with which I sent to them my servants the prophets, rising up early and sending them; but you would not hear, says Yahweh.
Luke 14:24
For I tell you that none of those men who were invited will taste of my supper.'"