Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the turning away of the simple shall slay them, and the prosperity of fools shall destroy them.
But he that sins against me wrongs his own soul; all those that hate me love death.
He that believes in the Son has eternal life, and he that does not obey the Son shall not see life, but the wrath of God abides on him.
Now the just shall live by faith, but if any man draws back, my soul shall have no pleasure in him.
See that you do not refuse him that speaks. For if those who refused him that spoke on earth did not escape, much less shall we escape, if we turn away from him that speaks from the heavens,
But Jeshurun (the upright one) waxed fat and kicked; (thou art waxen fat, thou art grown thick, thou hast covered thyself) and forsook the God who made him and lightly esteemed the strong One of his saving health.
Let their table become a snare before them, and that which should have been for their prosperity, let it become a stumbling block.
A carnal man does not know, neither does a fool understand this:
And he spoke a parable unto them, saying, The ground of a certain rich man brought forth plentifully;
There was a certain rich man who was clothed in purple and fine linen and fared sumptuously every day;
But if ye are without chastisement, of which all the sons are partakers, then ye are bastards, and not sons.
Ye have lived in pleasure on the earth and been wanton; ye have refreshed your hearts, as in the day of slaughter of sacrifices.
Moab has been at ease from his youth, and he has settled on his lees and has not been emptied from vessel to vessel, neither has he gone into captivity; therefore his taste remained in him, and his scent is not changed.