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But unto them that are contentious, and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, indignation and wrath,

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Bible References


1 Corinthians 11:16
but if any man has a mind to be contentious, I answer, we have no such custom, nor any of the churches of God.
1 Timothy 6:3
If any one deviate from this doctrine, not adhering to the wholesome instructions of our Lord Jesus Christ, the true doctrine of piety,
Titus 3:9
but avoid frivolous enquiries about genealogies, and vexatious disputes about the law; for they are unprofitable and vain.

And do not

Romans 1:18
there the divine wrath is revealed from heaven against all impiety, and injustice of men, who wickedly suppress the truth.
Romans 6:17
but God be thanked, that you, who were the vassals of sin, have sincerely obeyed in the manner the gospel prescribed.
Romans 10:16
'tis true, faith comes by preaching, and preaching is by the divine appointment.
Romans 15:18
for I will not offer to mention any thing, but what Christ has wrought by me, to make the Gentiles christians, both in profession and practice:
2 Thessalonians 1:8
in flaming fire, to take vengeance on those, who know not God, and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ:
Hebrews 5:9
and by a perfect obedience he procured eternal salvation for all that obey him;
Hebrews 11:8
'Twas by faith that he who was named Abraham, showed his obedience in travelling to a foreign country, which he was afterwards to inherit; and began his journey without knowing where he was going.
1 Peter 3:1
Let the married women be subservient to their husbands, that if they happen to disbelieve the gospel, they may be gain'd by the instructive conduct of their wives,
1 Peter 4:17
for now is the time when God will begin his judgments with his own church. now if he begins with us, what will the conclusion be to those who do not obey the divine gospel?

But obey

John 3:18
he that believeth on him, shall not be condemned: but he that believeth not, is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the only begotten son of God.
2 Thessalonians 2:10
and with all the vile methods of imposture, to the ruin of those, who are averse to the truth, by which they might be saved.
Hebrews 3:12
Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you such incredulity as to make you desert the living God.


Romans 9:22
if the divine Being has patiently bore with those objects of his displeasure, that had been working out their own destruction, why may he not reveal himself to make them feel his vindictive power,
Hebrews 10:27
and nothing is to be expected but that dreadful judgment, and fiery indignation, which shall devour all such adversaries.
Revelation 14:10
he shall drink of the wine of the divine vengeance, the strongest wine that can be poured out of the cup of his indignation; He shall be tormented with fire and brimstone, in the presence of the holy angels, and in the presence of the lamb:
Revelation 16:19
and the great city was divided into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell: and great Babylon came in remembrance before God, to give unto her the cup of the wine of the fierceness of his wrath.

General references

Galatians 6:5
for every man must be answerable for his own actions.