If we deliberately keep on sinning1 after we have received the knowledge of the truth,2 no sacrifice for sins is left,
but only a fearful expectation of judgment and of raging fire3 that will consume the enemies of God.
Anyone who rejected the law of Moses died without mercy on the testimony of two or three witnesses.429
How much more severely do you think a man deserves to be punished who has trampled the Son of God5 under foot,6 who has treated as an unholy thing the blood of the covenant7 that sanctified him,8 and who has insulted the Spirit9 of grace?1030
For we know him who said, "It is mine to avenge; I will repay,"a11 and again, "The Lord will judge his people."b1231
It is a dreadful thing13 to fall into the hands14 of the living God.15