Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Tribulation and anguish, upon every soul of man that doeth evil, of the Jew first, and also of the Gentile;
Of the jew
When your terror comes as desolation, and your destruction comes as a whirlwind; when distress and anguish comes upon you.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
Seeing it is a righteous thing with God to recompense tribulation to them that trouble you;
Behold, all souls are mine; as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine: the soul that sins, it shall die.
For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?
Of the jew
But glory, honor, and peace, to every man that works good, to the Jew first, and also to the Greek:
For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believes; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.
Is he the God of the Jews only? is he not also of the Gentiles? Yes, of the Gentiles also:
Comes this blessedness then upon the circumcision only, or upon the uncircumcision also? for we say that faith was reckoned to Abraham for righteousness.
Even us, whom he has called, not of the Jews only, but also of the Gentiles?
For there is no difference between the Jew and the Greek: for the same Lord over all is rich unto all that call upon him.
Now I say that Jesus Christ was a minister of the circumcision for the truth of God, to confirm the promises made unto the fathers:
You only have I known of all the families of the earth: therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities.
Then began he to upbraid the cities in which most of his mighty works were done, because they repented not:
For my eyes have seen your salvation,
And that servant, who knew his lord's will, and prepared not himself, neither did according to his will, shall be beaten with many stripes.
And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
Unto you first God, having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from his iniquities.
When they heard these things, they held their peace, and glorified God, saying, Then has God also to the Gentiles granted repentance unto life.
Men and brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you fears God, to you is the word of this salvation sent.
And when Silas and Timothy were come from Macedonia, Paul was pressed in the word, and testified to the Jews that Jesus was the Christ.
Testifying both to the Jews, and also to the Greeks, repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.
But showed first unto them of Damascus, and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the country of Judea, and then to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, and do works befitting repentance.
And it came to pass, that after three days Paul called the chief of the Jews together: and when they were come together, he said unto them, Men and brethren, though I have committed nothing against the people, or customs of our fathers, yet was I delivered prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.
We who are Jews by nature, and not sinners of the Gentiles,
There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
Therefore remember, that you being in time past Gentiles in the flesh, who are called Uncircumcision by that which is called the Circumcision in the flesh made by hands;
Where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: but Christ is all, and in all.
1 Peter 4:17
For the time is come that judgment must begin at the house of God: and if it first begins with us, what shall the end be of them that obey not the gospel of God?
If you walk in my statutes, and keep my commandments, and do them;
And a curse, if you will not obey the commandments of the LORD your God, but turn aside out of the way which I command you this day, to go after other gods, which you have not known.
For it is the day of the LORD's vengeance, and the year of recompense for the controversy of Zion.
For every man shall bear his own burden.