if all this is so, then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials and to hold the unrighteous for punishment on the day of judgment.
Cross ReferencesJob 21:30
Indeed, the evil man is spared from the day of calamity, delivered from the day of wrath.
the LORD will not leave them in their power or let them be condemned under judgment.
An evil man is trapped by his rebellious speech, but a righteous man escapes from trouble.
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one.'
Truly I tell you, it will be more bearable for Sodom and Gomorrah on the day of judgment than for that town.
1 Corinthians 10:13
No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; He will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, He will also provide an escape, so that you can stand up under it.
And the angels who did not stay within their own domain, but abandoned their proper dwelling, He keeps under darkness, in eternal chains for judgment on that great day.
Because you have kept My command to endure with patience, I will also keep you from the hour of testing that is about to come upon the whole world, to test those who dwell on the earth.
Chapter Outline1. Peter warns of false teachers, showing the impiety and punishment both of them and their followers;
7. from which the godly shall be delivered, as Lot was out of Sodom;
10. and more fully describes the manners of those profane and blasphemous seducers.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Corinthians 10:13
2 Timothy 3:12
2 Peter 2:4
Jude 1:14, 15
2 Peter 3:7
2 Corinthians 5:10, 11
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