For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them.
What think ye? They answered and said, He is guilty of death.
1 Kings 2:26
And unto Abiathar the priest said the king, Get thee to Anathoth, unto thine own fields; for thou art worthy of death: but I will not at this time put thee to death, because thou barest the ark of the Lord GOD before David my father, and because thou hast been afflicted in all wherein my father was afflicted.
No, nor yet Herod: for I sent you to him; and, lo, nothing worthy of death is done unto him.
But when I found that he had committed nothing worthy of death, and that he himself hath appealed to Augustus, I have determined to send him.
Ye have heard the blasphemy: what think ye? And they all condemned him to be guilty of death.
And he said unto them the third time, Why, what evil hath he done? I have found no cause of death in him: I will therefore chastise him, and let him go.