Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.
Let us labour therefore to enter into that rest, least any one fall after the same example of unbelief.
For this reason we ought the more earnestly to attend to what we have heard, least by any means we should be found deficient.
looking to it, least there be any one falling short of the grace of God, least any root of bitterness springing up should be troublesome, and by it many be defiled:
Remember your guides, who spake the word of God to you; whose faith imitate, considering the happy end of their conversation.
Well; they were broken off for their infidelity, and thou standest by faith: therefore be not high-minded but fear.
1 Corinthians 10:12
Wherefore let him, that thinks he standeth, take heed least he fall.
There remaineth therefore a rest for the people of God:
For what if some did not believe? shall their incredulity make the faithfulness of God of no effect?
2 Timothy 2:13
If we are unfaithful, He continueth faithful notwithstanding; He cannot renounce Himself.
For we who believe shall enter into rest, as He said above, "So I sware in my wrath, they shall not enter into my rest:" though the works of creation were finished from the foundation of the world:
so I sware in my wrath, they shall not enter into my rest."
Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doth the will of my Father, who is in heaven:
But if that servant be wicked and say in his heart, my master delayeth his coming,
Then will the kingdom of heaven be like ten virgins, who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom: and five of them were wise,
But if that servant say in his heart, My lord delayeth his coming; and begin to beat the men and maid-servants, and drink, and to be drunken:
When the master of the house shall have risen up and shut the door, and ye begin to stand without and knock at the door saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and He shall answer and say to you, I know you not, whence ye are:
for all have sinned and come short of the glory of God;
1 Corinthians 9:26
I therefore so run, not as unobserved: I so fight, not as one that beateth the air: