Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For it is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted of the heavenly gift, and were made partakers of the Holy Ghost,
For if we choose to go on sinning after we have so fully learned the truth, there is no sacrifice left to be offered for our sins,
Be careful that no one fails to gain God's favor, or some poisonous root may come up to trouble and contaminate you all??16 some immoral or godless person like Esau, who sold his very birthright for one single meal.
"You are the salt of the earth! But if salt loses its strength, how can it be made salt again? It is good for nothing but to be thrown away and trodden underfoot.
Therefore, I tell you, men will be forgiven for any sin or abusive speech, but abusive speech about the Spirit cannot be forgiven.
When a foul spirit goes out of a man, it roams through deserts in search of rest, and when it finds none, it says, 'I will go back to my house that I left.'
Anyone who does not remain united to me is thrown away like a branch and withers up, and they gather them and throw them into the fire and burn them.
2 Timothy 2:25
correcting his opponents with gentleness; for God may possibly let them repent and acknowledge the truth,
2 Timothy 4:14
Alexander, the metal-worker, did me a great deal of harm. The Lord will repay him for what he did.
2 Peter 2:20
For if after men have escaped the corrupting influences of the world through the knowledge of the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they again become entangled in them and are overcome by them, their final condition is worse than their former one.
1 John 5:16
If anyone sees his brother committing any sin except a deadly one, he will ask and obtain life for him??rovided the sin is not a deadly one. There is such a thing as deadly sin; I do not say that a man should pray about that.
But you must remember those early days when after you had received the light you had to go through a great struggle with persecution,
It is not everyone who says to me 'Lord! Lord!' who will get into the Kingdom of Heaven, but only those who do the will of my Father in heaven.
Here I have given you the power to tread on snakes and scorpions, and to trample on all the power of the enemy. Nothing will hurt you at all.
John answered, "A man cannot get anything unless it is given to him from heaven.
Jesus answered, "If you knew what God has to give, and who it is that said to you, 'Give me a drink,' you would have asked him, and he would have given you living water."
Jesus said to them, "I tell you, Moses did not give you the bread out of heaven, but my Father gives you the bread out of heaven,
But Peter said to him, "Go to destruction with your money, for thinking you could buy God's gift with it!
The Jewish believers who had come with Peter were amazed because the gift of the holy Spirit had been showered upon the heathen too,
So if God had given them the same gift that we received when we believed in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I, to be able to interfere with God?"
For I long to see you, to convey to you some spiritual gift that will strengthen you;
1 Corinthians 13:1
I will show you a far better way. If I can speak the languages of men and even of angels, but have no love, I am only a noisy gong or a clashing cymbal.
For it is by his mercy that you have been saved through faith. It is not by your own action, it is the gift of God.
for which I became a worker by virtue of the gift of God's mercy which by the exercise of his power he has given me.
But each one of us has been given mercy in Christ's generous measure.
1 Timothy 4:14
Do not neglect the gift you have, that was given you with predictions of your work, when the elders laid their hands upon you.
Every good gift and every perfect present is from heaven, and comes down from the Father of the heavenly lights, about whom there is no variation of changing shadow.
while God himself corroborated their testimony with signs, portents, and various wonders, and by impartations of the holy Spirit when he saw fit.
And God who knows men's hearts testified for them by giving them the holy Spirit just as he had done to us,
This is all I want to ask you: Did you receive the Spirit through doing what the Law commands, or through believing the message you heard?
I tell you, men will be forgiven for everything, for all their sins and all the abusive things they say.
And anyone who speaks against the Son of Man will be forgiven for it, but no one who reviles the holy Spirit will be forgiven.
and say, 'This man started to erect a building, and could not finish it!'
Those whom you pity in their uncertainty,