and let us consider how 1to stimulateoneanother to love and 2gooddeeds,
not forsaking our own3assemblingtogether, as is the habit of some, but 4encouraging one another; and all the more as you see5the daydrawingnear.
For if we go on 6sinningwillfullyafterreceiving7the knowledge of the truth, there nolongerremains a sacrifice for sins,
but a terrifyingexpectation of 8judgment and 9THE FURY OF A FIRE WHICH WILLCONSUME THE ADVERSARIES.
2810Anyone who has setaside the Law of Mosesdieswithoutmercy on the testimony of twoorthreewitnesses.
2911Howmuchsevererpunishment do you think he will deserve12who has trampledunderfoot the Son of God, and has regarded as unclean13the blood of the covenant14by which he was sanctified, and has 15insulted the Spirit of grace ?
For we know Him who said, "16VENGEANCE IS MINE, I WILL REPAY." And again, "17THE LORD WILL JUDGE HIS PEOPLE."
It is a 18terrifyingthing to fall into the hands of the 19livingGod.
But remember20the formerdays, awhen , after being 21enlightened, you endured a great22conflict of sufferings,
33partly by being 23made a publicspectacle through reproaches and tribulations, and partly by becoming24sharers with those who were sotreated.
For you 25showedsympathy to the prisoners and accepted26joyfully the seizure of your property, knowing that you have for yourselves27a betterpossession and a lasting one.