Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat:
"Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near."
He called a child, had him stand among them,
"But woe to you, experts in the law and you Pharisees, hypocrites! You keep locking people out of the kingdom of heaven! For you neither enter nor permit those trying to enter to go in.
Abandon your foolish ways so that you may live, and proceed in the way of understanding."
The wicked need to abandon their lifestyle and sinful people their plans. They should return to the Lord, and he will show mercy to them, and to their God, for he will freely forgive them.
When a wicked person turns from the wickedness he has committed and does what is just and right, he will preserve his life.
Then as the men were starting to leave, Peter said to Jesus, "Master, it is good for us to be here. Let us make three shelters, one for you and one for Moses and one for Elijah" -- not knowing what he was saying.
"Exert every effort to enter through the narrow door, because many, I tell you, will try to enter and will not be able to.
In the same way therefore not one of you can be my disciple if he does not renounce all his own possessions.
I am the door. If anyone enters through me, he will be saved, and will come in and go out, and find pasture.
Jesus replied, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
Peter said to them, "Repent, and each one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Therefore repent and turn back so that your sins may be wiped out,
2 Corinthians 6:17
Therefore "come out from their midst, and be separate," says the Lord, "and touch no unclean thing, and I will welcome you,
Now those who belong to Christ have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.
"Then he will say to those on his left, 'Depart from me, you accursed, into the eternal fire that has been prepared for the devil and his angels!
Her house is the way to the grave, going down to the chambers of death.
There is a way that seems right to a person, but its end is the way that leads to death.
But what if God, willing to demonstrate his wrath and to make known his power, has endured with much patience the objects of wrath prepared for destruction?
Their end is destruction, their god is the belly, they exult in their shame, and they think about earthly things.
2 Thessalonians 1:8
With flaming fire he will mete out punishment on those who do not know God and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.
1 Peter 4:17
For it is time for judgment to begin, starting with the house of God. And if it starts with us, what will be the fate of those who are disobedient to the gospel of God?
If anyone's name was not found written in the book of life, that person was thrown into the lake of fire.