“Beware that wrath does not entice you to scoffing;
And do not let the greatness of the ransom turn you aside.
Then let him be gracious to him, and say,
‘Deliver him from going down to the pit,
I have found a ransom’;
For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men who suppress the truth in unrighteousness,
Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of these things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience.
Then He will speak to them in His anger
And terrify them in His fury, saying,
Do homage to the Son, that He not become angry, and you perish in the way,
For His wrath may soon be kindled.
How blessed are all who take refuge in Him!
“Remove Your plague from me;
Because of the opposition of Your hand I am perishing.
No man can by any means redeem his brother
Or give to God a ransom for him—
The Lord is at Your right hand;
He will shatter kings in the day of His wrath.
Which used to strike the peoples in fury with unceasing strokes,
Which subdued the nations in anger with unrestrained persecution.
“Son of man, behold, I am about to take from you the desire of your eyes with a blow; but you shall not mourn and you shall not weep, and your tears shall not come.
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming for baptism, he said to them, “You brood of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
But because of your stubbornness and unrepentant heart you are storing up wrath for yourself in the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God,
who gave Himself as a ransom for all, the testimony given at the proper time.
how will we escape if we neglect so great a salvation? After it was at the first spoken through the Lord, it was confirmed to us by those who heard,