Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But if our unrighteousness commend the righteousness of God, what shall we say? Is God unrighteous who taketh vengeance? (I speak as a man)
"But, say you, if the truth of God hath abounded unto his glory through my falshood, why yet am I also judged as a sinner?
(for the world was subjected to vanity, not willingly, but through him who made it subject:)
But by thy hardness and impenitence of heart thou art treasuring up to thyself wrath against the day of wrath and revelation of the just judgement of God,
it saith to those under the law: that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world obnoxious to the justice of God.
So then He hath mercy on whom He pleaseth, and whom He will, He hardeneth.
Avenge not yourselves, my beloved; but rather give place to the wrath of others: for it is written, "Vengeance belongeth to me, I will recompence, saith the Lord."
2 Thessalonians 1:6
seeing it is a righteous thing with God to render affliction to those that afflict you;
And they sing the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, "Great and marvellous are thy works, Lord God almighty; just and true are thy ways, O king of saints: who should not fear thee,
And I heard the angel of the waters saying, Righteous art Thou, O Lord, who art, and who ever wast; and who art holy, for Thou hast ordered these things: because they have shed the blood of saints and prophets,
Rejoice over her, O heaven, and ye holy apostles and prophets, for God hath avenged you on her.
I speak after the manner of men, because of the infirmity of your flesh: as ye have yielded your bodies servants to impurity and iniquity to work iniquity; so now present your bodies servants to righteousness, unto holiness.
1 Corinthians 9:8
Do I speak these things as a man only?
Brethren, (I speak after the manner of men,) no one cancelleth or addeth to a covenant which hath been ratified, though it be but the covenant of a man.