For if we go on 4sinningwillfullyafterreceiving5the knowledge of the truth, there nolongerremains a sacrifice for sins,
but a terrifyingexpectation of 6judgment and 7THE FURY OF A FIRE WHICH WILLCONSUME THE ADVERSARIES.
288Anyone who has setaside the Law of Mosesdieswithoutmercy on the testimony of twoorthreewitnesses.
299Howmuchsevererpunishment do you think he will deserve10who has trampledunderfoot the Son of God, and has regarded as unclean11the blood of the covenant12by which he was sanctified, and has 13insulted the Spirit of grace?
For we know Him who said, "14VENGEANCE IS MINE, I WILL REPAY." And again, "15THE LORD WILL JUDGE HIS PEOPLE."
It is a 16terrifyingthing to fall into the hands of the 17livingGod.
But remember18the formerdays, awhen , after being 19enlightened, you endured a great20conflict of sufferings,
33partly by being 21made a publicspectacle through reproaches and tribulations, and partly by becoming22sharers with those who were sotreated.
For you 23showedsympathy to the prisoners and accepted24joyfully the seizure of your property, knowing that you have for yourselves25a betterpossession and a lasting one.
35Therefore, do not throwaway your 26confidence, whichhas a great27reward.