For if we deliberately sin after receiving the knowledge of the truth, there no longer remains a sacrifice for sins,
but a terrifying expectation of judgment, and the fury of a fire about to consume the adversaries.
If anyone disregards Moses' law, he dies without mercy, based on the testimony of two or three witnesses.a29
How much worse punishment, do you think one will deserve who has trampled on the Son of God, regarded as profaneb the blood of the covenant by which he was sanctified, and insulted the Spirit of grace?
For we know the One who has said, Vengeance belongs to Me, I will repay, cd and again, The Lord will judge His people. e31
It is a terrifying thing to fall into the hands of the living God!