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And thou, Capernaum, which art exalted unto heaven, shalt be brought down to hell: for if the mighty works, which have been done in thee, had been done in Sodom, it would have remained until this day.

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Bible References

Which art

Luke 14:11
because every one who exalts himself shall be humbled, and he who humbles himself shall be exalted."
2 Peter 2:4
For, if God spared not angels that sinned, but, hurling them down to Hell, delivered them up to pits of darkness, kept for judgment;

In sodom

Jude 1:7
Even as Sodom and Gomorrah, and the cities about them, having in like manner with these given themselves over to fornication, and going away after other flesh, are set forth as an example, suffering the punishment of eternal fire.
Revelation 11:8
And their corpses will lie on the street of the great city, which, spiritually, is called Sodom and Egypt, where their Lord also was crucified.

General references

Luke 17:29
but on the day on which Lot went out from Sodom, it rained fire and brimstone from heaven, and destroyed them all:
John 4:30
They went forth out of the city, and were coming to Him.
John 10:37
If I do not the works of My Father, believe Me not;