Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let us labour therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief.
Therefore, let us fear if, while a promise remains of entering His rest, any one of you may seem to have
come short of it.
And we desire that each one of you show the same diligence
so as to realize the full assurance of hope until the end,
“ Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the way is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many who enter through it.
From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffers violence, and violent men take it by force.
“ Strive to enter through the narrow door; for many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able.
“ The Law and the Prophets were proclaimed until John; since that time the gospel of the kingdom of God has been preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it.
Do not work for the food which perishes, but for the food which endures to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give to you, for on Him the Father, God, has set His seal.”
So then, my beloved,
just as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your salvation with fear and trembling;
2 Peter 1:10
Therefore, brethren, be all the more diligent to make certain about His
calling and choosing you; for as long as you practice these things, you will never stumble;
Take care, brethren, that there not be in any one of you an evil, unbelieving heart that falls away from the living God.
And He did not do many
miracles there because of their unbelief.
The Jews then did not believe it of him, that he had been blind and had received sight, until they called the parents of the very one who had received his sight,