Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But if our unrighteousness commend the righteousness of God, what shall we say? Is God unrighteous who taketh vengeance? (I speak as a man)

General references

Bible References

But if

Romans 3:7
For if the truth of God has more abounded through my lie unto his glory; why yet am I also judged as a sinner?
Romans 8:20
For the creation was made subject to vanity, not willingly, but by reason of him who has subjected the same in hope,

Is god

Romans 2:5
But according to your hardness and unrepentant heart treasure up unto yourself wrath against the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God;
Romans 3:19
Now we know that whatsoever things the law says, it says to them who are under the law: that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become guilty before God.
Romans 9:18
Therefore has he mercy on whom he will have mercy, and whom he will he hardens.
Romans 12:19
Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, says the Lord.
Deuteronomy 32:39
See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god besides me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal: neither is there any that can deliver out of my hand.
Psalm 58:10
The righteous shall rejoice when he sees the vengeance: he shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked.
Psalm 94:1
O LORD God, to whom vengeance belongs; O God, to whom vengeance belongs, show yourself.
Nahum 1:2
God is jealous, and the LORD avenges; the LORD avenges, and is furious; the LORD will take vengeance on his adversaries, and he reserves wrath for his enemies.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
Seeing it is a righteous thing with God to recompense tribulation to them that trouble you;
Revelation 15:3
And they sing the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and marvelous are your works, Lord God Almighty; just and true are your ways, you King of saints.
Revelation 16:5
And I heard the angel of the waters say, You are righteous, O Lord, who is, and was, and shall be, because you have judged thus.
Revelation 18:20
Rejoice over her, you heaven, and you holy apostles and prophets; for God has avenged you on her.

I speak

Romans 6:19
I speak after the manner of men because of the weakness of your flesh: for as you have yielded your members servants to uncleanness and to iniquity unto iniquity; even so now yield your members servants to righteousness unto holiness.
1 Corinthians 9:8
Say I these things as a man? or says not the law the same also?
Galatians 3:15
Brethren, I speak after the manner of men; Though it be but a man's covenant, yet if it be confirmed, no man disannuls, or adds thereto.

General references

Job 13:7
Will you speak wickedly for God? and talk deceitfully for him?
Psalm 119:137
[Tsadde] Righteous are you, O LORD, and upright are your judgments.
Proverbs 1:16
For their feet run to evil, and make haste to shed blood.