1 Chronicles 11:19
David said, “I would never do such a thing in the presence of God! How can I drink the blood of these men who risked their lives?” For they brought it at the risk of their lives. So he would not drink it. Such were the exploits of the three warriors.
We secure our food at the risk of our lives
because of the sword in the wilderness.
Why do I put myself at risk
and take my life in my own hands?
Anyone finding his life will lose it, and anyone losing his life because of Me will find it.
A sensible person sees danger and takes cover,
but the inexperienced keep going and are punished.
Whoever tries to make his life securewill lose it, and whoever loses his life will preserve it.
In fact, we run a risk of being charged with rioting for what happened today, since there is no justification that we can give as a reason for this disorderly gathering.”
Jacob’s leader will be one of them;
his ruler will issue from him.
I will invite him to Me, and he will approach Me,
for who would otherwise risk his life to approach Me?
This is the Lord’s declaration.
One who watches the wind will not sow,
and the one who looks at the clouds will not reap.
But I tell you, everyone who is angry with his brother will be subject to judgment. And whoever says to his brother, ‘Fool!’ will be subject to the Sanhedrin. But whoever says, ‘You moron!’ will be subject to hellfire.
2 Samuel 23:17
David said, “Lord, I would never do such a thing! Is this not the blood of men who risked their lives?” So he refused to drink it. Such were the exploits of the three warriors.
2 Samuel 23:16
So three of the warriors broke through the Philistine camp and drew water from the well at the gate of Bethlehem. They brought it back to David, but he refused to drink it. Instead, he poured it out to the Lord.
2 Corinthians 1:10
He has delivered us from such a terrible death, and He will deliver us. We have put our hope in Him that He will deliver us again
Buy—and do not sell—truth,
wisdom, instruction, and understanding.
A king’s terrible wrath is like the roaring of a lion;
anyone who provokes him endangers himself.
Give a portion to seven or even to eight,
for you don’t know what disaster may happen on earth.
Do not curse the king even in your thoughts,
and do not curse a rich person even in your bedroom,
for a bird of the sky may carry the message,
and a winged creature may report the matter.
“Or what king, going to war against another king, will not first sit down and decide if he is able with 10,000 to oppose the one who comes against him with 20,000?
For rarely will someone die for a just person—though for a good person perhaps someone might even dare to die.
My life is constantly in danger,
yet I do not forget Your instruction.
2 Samuel 23:15
David was extremely thirsty and said, “If only someone would bring me water to drink from the well at the city gate of Bethlehem!”
Whatever is commanded by the God of heaven must be done diligently for the house of the God of heaven, so that wrath will not fall on the realm of the king and his sons.
But now, why should we die? This great fire will consume us and we will die if we hear the voice of the Lord our God any longer.
2 Corinthians 11:26
On frequent journeys, I faced
dangers from rivers,
dangers from robbers,
dangers from my own people,
dangers from the Gentiles,
dangers in the city,
dangers in the open country,
dangers on the sea,
and dangers among false brothers;
I always do my best to have a clear conscience toward God and men.
1 Samuel 19:12
So she lowered David from the window, and he fled and escaped.
When I saw that you weren’t going to deliver me, I took my life in my own hands and crossed over to the Ammonites, and the Lord handed them over to me. Why then have you come today to fight against me?”
2 Samuel 17:17
Jonathan and Ahimaaz were staying at En-rogel, where a servant girl would come and pass along information to them. They in turn would go and inform King David, because they dared not be seen entering the city.
Even some of the provincial officials of Asia, who were his friends, sent word to him, pleading with him not to take a chance by going into the amphitheater.
who have risked their lives for the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
1 John 3:16
This is how we have come to know love: He laid down His life for us. We should also lay down our lives for our brothers.
“I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac. He received the promises and he was offering his unique son,
For my people and I have been sold out to destruction, death, and extermination. If we had merely been sold as male and female slaves, I would have kept silent. Indeed, the trouble wouldn’t be worth burdening the king.”
Joseph of Arimathea, a prominent member of the Sanhedrin who was himself looking forward to the kingdom of God, came and boldly went in to Pilate and asked for Jesus’ body.
4 who risked their own necks for my life. Not only do I thank them, but so do all the Gentile churches.
Come to terms with God and be at peace;
in this way good will come to you.
He said to the woman:I will intensify your labor pains;
you will bear children in anguish.
Your desire will be for your husband,
yet he will rule over you.