The Lord’s People will be Judged

 Isaiah 3:13-15 The Lord stands up to judge His people. He opens the indictment against the elders and leaders: it is you that have ravaged My vineyard and misled My people.

Amos 8:1-10…The time is ripe for My people, never again will I pardon them. On that Day, songs will become lamentations, so many corpses laying everywhere. Keep your silence! For the sins of My people, the sky will be darkened and the earth quakes like the surging sea.

Amos 3:1You alone I have chosen of all the nations, therefore I shall punish you for your sins.

Amos 2:4-5 For crime after crime of Judah, they will have no reprieve. They have spurned the Laws of the Lord and been led astray by the same false gods their fathers followed. Therefore, I shall send fire upon Judah, fire will destroy them. Ezekiel 20:45-48

Isaiah 1:25 Once again I shall act against you, to refine and purge away all your impurities.

Nahum 1:3 The Lord is longsuffering, but does not let the guilty go unpunished.

Hosea 12:2 The Lord has a charge to bring against Judah and is resolved to punish Jacob for his misconduct.

Ezekiel 20:35-36 I shall confront Israel and bring you to judgement. Even as I did in the Wilderness of Egypt against your forefathers, so against you I shall state My case.

Ezekiel 22:17-22 The Lord says, all Israelites are a debased alloy, I shall gather you in My anger and wrath into Jerusalem, where I will melt and refine you.

Hosea 7:1 When I am minded to restore the fortunes of My people their guilt will stand revealed.

Ezekiel 18:30-32 I shall judge each of My people on their record. Repent and renounce all your offenses, or your iniquity will be your downfall. Get yourselves a new heart and spirit. Why should you die? I have no desire for the death of anyone.

Malachi 3:5 The Lord will appear before you in court, He will testify against all sorcerers, perjurers, adulterers, against all who cheat and steal and all who refuse to acknowledge Me.

Psalm 68:6 God leads the exiles home, but the rebels must remain in the desert.

Ezekiel 20:37-38 I shall make you pass under the rod, counting you as you enter. I shall purge you of those who revolt and rebel against Me. I shall take them out of the lands where they now live, but they will not set foot on the soil of Israel.

Isaiah 10:17-22 The Holy One of Israel will become as a flame which in one Day will consume his thorns and briars. On that day the remnant of Israel, the survivors of Jacob, will rely only on the Lord, the Holy One of Israel. Israel, your people may be as many as the sands of the sea, but only a remnant will return (back to the Land) Destruction has been decreed- righteous and just.

Zephaniah 3:8 Therefore, wait for the Day when I stand up to accuse you, on that Day, I shall pour the fire of My wrath on the nations, in My burning anger the whole earth will be burned.

1 Corinthians 3:13 The works that each person does will be brought to light, the Day of judgement will expose it. For that Day will dawn in fire and fire will test each person’s worth.

Hebrews 10:26-27 For if we persist in sin, there remains only the terrifying judgement of fire.

Acts 26:6-7 Paul says: And now I stand and am judged for the hope of the promise made by God to our fathers: unto which promise our twelve tribes, serving God day and night, hope to come.  [True Israelites are now all the Christian peoples]      

  Bible references: KJV, NIV, REB. (Some verses abridged.) rid