6/18/2006 ~ God's Righteous Judgment

... He has appointed a day on which He will judge the world
in righteousness ... ~ Acts 17:30-31

All men must repent everywhere.

Do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit
the kingdom of God? ... ~ 1st Corinthians 6:9-10

... those who practice such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.
~ Galatians 5:19-21

If then you were raised with Christ, seek those things which are above, ...
~ Colossians 3:1

... For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes
are clearly seen, ... ~ Romans 1:17-21

... in the day when God will judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ,
according to my gospel. ~ Romans 2:1-16

Jew or Gentile, man will be judged by Godís righteousness.
The judgment of God is coming to all.

Knowing, therefore, the terror of the Lord, we persuade men; ...
~ 2nd Corinthians 5:11

... the law brings about wrath; for where there is no law
there is no transgression. ~ Romans 4:15

It is an appointment with God.

... He will judge the world in righteousness by the Man
whom He has ordained. ... ~ Acts 17:31

There will be no postponement.

And as it is appointed for men to die once, but after this the judgment, ...
~ Hebrews 9:27

There is no reincarnation, but a day of accounting.

... But know that for all these God will bring you into judgment. ...
~ Ecclesiastes 11:9-12:1

Enjoy your life as you grow up but remember,
a day of reckoning is coming.

      ● Certainty of the judgment by the testimony of SOLOMON:

... For God will bring every work into judgment, Including every
secret thing, Whether good or evil. ~ Ecclesiastes 12:13-14

● Certainty of the judgment by the testimony of JESUS

"... more tolerable for the land of Sodom in the day of judgment
than for you." ~ Matthew 11:20-24

"... they will give account of it in the day of judgment.
For by your words ..." ~ Matthew 12:36-37

"... And these will go away into everlasting punishment, but the righteous
into eternal life." ~ Matthew 25:31-46

● Certainty of the judgment by the testimony of PAUL:  

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, ...
~ 2nd Corinthians 5:10

"... He has given assurance of this to all by raising Him from the dead."
~ Acts 17:30-31

● Certainty of the judgment by the testimony of PETER:

... the Father, who without partiality judges according to each one's work,
...~ 1st Peter 1:17

For the time has come for judgment to begin at the house of God; ...
~ 1st Peter 4:17-18

● Certainty of the judgment by the testimony of JOHN

... small and great, standing before God, and books were opened. ...
~ Revelation 20:11-14

God will be the judge.

... in the day when God will judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ, ...
~ Romans 2:16

For there is no partiality with God. ~ Romans 2:11

There will be no favoritism in the judgment.
God currently remains patient.

... not willing that any should perish but that all should
come to repentance. ... ~ 2nd Peter 3:9-10

Indeed, a day of judgment is coming.
We will be judged according to the gospel.

"... judges him - the word that I have spoken will judge him in the last day."
~ John 12:48

"I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now."
~ John 16:12

Our divine guide:

"... but whatever He hears He will speak; and He will tell you
things to come." ~ John 16:13

... how that by revelation He made known to me the mystery ...
~ Ephesians 3:3

But God has revealed them to us through His Spirit. ... ~ 1st Corinthians 2:10

All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine,
... ~ 2nd Timothy 3:16-17

... as His divine power has given to us all things that pertain to life
and godliness, ... ~ 2nd Peter 1:3

The Bible is an instruction manual meant to be understood.

Therefore do not be unwise, but understand what the will of the Lord is.
~ Ephesians 5:17

... And when He has come, He will convict the world of sin, ...
~ John 16:1-8

It will be the words of the gospel that convicts.

... and to give you who are troubled rest with us when the Lord Jesus
is revealed ... ~ 2nd Thessalonians 1:7

... but to those who are self-seeking and do not obey the truth, ...
~ Romans 2:8-9

Condemnation will be upon those who do not obey the gospel.

... All nations will be gathered before Him, ... ~ Matthew 25:31-32

He will judge the world both universally and individually.

... who "will render to each one according to his deeds": ... ~ Romans 2:6

So then each of us shall give account of himself to God. ~ Romans 14:12

... and each one will receive his own reward according to his own labor.
~ 1st Corinthians 3:8

Basis of judgment:

... that each one may receive the things done in the body, according to
what he has done, whether good or bad. ~ 2nd Corinthians 5:10

"... words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned."
~ Matthew 12:36-37

... teachers, knowing that we shall receive a stricter judgment. ...
~ James 3:1-2

... in the day when God will judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ,
according to my gospel. ~ Romans 2:16

All things will come into judgment.
... doing good    
seek for glory ...
~ Romans 2:7
~ ISSUES ~ Wickedness
... do not obey
  the truth ...
~ Romans 2:8

... great gulf fixed, so that those who want to pass from here
to you cannot, ... ~ Luke 16:19-31

There will be no appeal, the sentence will be eternal.
~ A final accounting is coming.
A Great Day is coming:

"... will so come in like manner as you saw Him go into heaven." ~ Acts 1:11

For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, ...
~ 1st Thessalonians 4:16

"Do not marvel at this; for the hour is coming in which all who are ..."
~ John 5:28-29

... in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. ...
~ 1st Corinthians 15:52

... And another book was opened, which is the Book of Life. ...
~ Revelation 20:12-14

"... and He will separate them one from another, as a shepherd
divides his sheep from the goats." ~ Matthew 25:32

"... more tolerable for the land of Sodom and Gomorrah in the day
of judgment than for that city!" ~ Matthew 10:15

"... and indeed a greater than Jonah is here." ~ Matthew 12:41

"... and indeed a greater than Solomon is here." ~ Matthew 12:42

All people from all time will be there, before Jesus.

"... Come, you blessed of My Father, inherit the kingdom
prepared for you ..." ~ Matthew 25:34

Will Jesus call YOU to come or depart?

"... 'Depart from Me, you cursed, into everlasting fire prepared for
the devil and his angels: ...' " ~ Matthew 25:41

Hell has not been prepared for us.
If you follow the devil you shall follow him
to the place prepared for him.

It is good to get ready NOW so panic will not set in as time runs out.
No man is guaranteed enough time.

This greatest of Days that is coming should bring joy.

Do you always rejoice in Jesus?





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