“Say to the righteous that it shall be well with them, For they shall eat the fruit of their doings.
Why should any of you consider it incredible that God raises the dead?
For precept must be upon precept, precept upon precept, Line upon line, line upon line, Here a little, there a little.”
When justice is done, it brings joy to the righteous but terror to evildoers.
“The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it? “I the LORD search the heart and examine the mind, to reward each person according to their conduct, according to what their deeds deserve.”” Jeremiah 17:9-10
“This day I call the heavens and the earth as witnesses against you that I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. Now choose life, so that you and your children may live “
“But if thou shalt indeed obey his voice, and do all that I speak; then I will be an enemy unto thine enemies, and an adversary unto thine adversaries.”
“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.” Proverbs 1:6-8
“How long will you who are simple love your simple ways? How long will mockers delight in mockery and fools hate knowledge?” Proverbs 1:21-23
“For the waywardness of the simple will kill them, and the complacency of fools will destroy them;” Proverbs 1:31-33
“See, I have refined you, though not as silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.”
“This third I will put into the fire; I will refine them like silver and test them like gold. They will call on my name and I will answer them; I will say, ‘They are my people,’ and they will say, ‘The LORD is our God.’”
“The LORD works out everything to its proper end— even the wicked for a day of disaster.”