Therefore do not pronounce judgment before the time, before the Lord comes, who will bring to light the things now hidden in darkness and will disclose the purposes of the heart.

All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. In this case the end of the Jewish nation as a people under God's special care. Then another book was opened, which is the book of life. Language using the symbolism of the destruction of heavenly bodies is used to describe the very real fate of the world at the end (II Peter 3:10), but also the end and destruction of nations on the earth. This is to be the eternal retribution for their sin and rebellion against God. ‣ Q This caused such unrest that Rome sent in troops to quell the rebellion. Truly, I say to you, it will be more bearable on the day of judgment for the land of Sodom and Gomorrah than for that town. ‣ The Bible says that during Judgment Day the dead will “rise up.” ( Matthew 12:41 ) Jesus said that “the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out, those who did good things to a resurrection of life, those who practiced vile things to a resurrection of judgment.” “Then he will say to those on his left, ‘Depart from me, you cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels. The Judgment: A Day Appointed For. Jesus describes the devolution of the world (a cycle of evil and revival that continue to play out in human history until during a period of extreme evil the cycle is broken by the appearance of Jesus signaling the end of the world, it's destruction, the resurrection and judgement of all mankind with condemnation for some and glory for disciples). From his presence earth and sky fled away, and no place was found for them. Answer: Judgment Day is the day of God’s final, ultimate judgment on sinful mankind. This is part of the Pre-millenialist view of the rapture and 1,000 year reign. ‣ “As I looked, thrones were placed, and the Ancient of Days took his seat; his clothing was white as snow, and the hair of his head like pure wool; his throne was fiery flames; its wheels were burning fire. Publisher: (Read Romans 2,12-16.). The rest of the dead did not come to life until the thousand years were ended. The Bible tells us that God, “has set a day in which He purposes to judge the inhabited earth” (Acts 17:31).

Jesus preached that those who commit adultery, those who lie and steal, etc., will be punished on the Day of Wrath. The Judgment: Called The: Judgment of the Great Day. And the dead in Christ will rise first. Answer: There are several judgments mentioned in the Bible. When the Bible says that Jesus will wipe the tears from our eyes, it is referring to this time (Isaiah 25:8). H This was their reward for following the dictates of their conscience and being obedient to the laws that are written in the hearts of men. Therefore you have no excuse, O man, every one of you who judges.

And if anyone's name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire.

And your Father who sees in secret will reward you. Just like Noah, when the rain came they were taken and disappeared into the ark, the others remained to die in the flood. Jesus speaks about His return and the end of the world in Matthew 24-25. Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality, nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God. The Bible declares that God “has set a day in which he purposes to judge the inhabited earth.” (Acts 17:31). “There was a rich man who was clothed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. ‣ Purchase or download Christian literature at Christian BookShop, the online bookstore for Hidden Treasures Foundation Publishers (HTFP)/Stiftelsen Skjulte Skatter Forlag (SSSF). If the work that anyone has built on the foundation survives, he will receive a reward. The Bible says that He NEVER changes. What signs will accompany the end of the world that will be brought on by the Second Coming? R The Ten Commandments were used by Jesus in conjunction with future punishment. But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then the heavens will pass away with a roar, and the heavenly bodies will be burned up and dissolved, and the earth and the works that are done on it will be exposed. Publication date: Oct 19, 2020. ... And these will go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life.”. S In fact, He talked more about hell than about heaven. Q Or you, why do you despise your brother?

Psalm 96:11-13 – Let the heavens rejoice, and let the earth be glad; let the sea roar, and the fulness thereof.

The king has brought me into his chambers. Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. Before him will be gathered all the nations, and he will separate people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats. Also known as the Final Judgment. Learn about what will happen on the day that everyone must appear before the judgment seat of Christ. ‣ For all who have sinned without the law will also perish without the law, and all who have sinned under the law will be judged by the law. Have you ever heard or thought that? The Judgment: A First Principle of the Gospel. He is also just as wrath-filled in the New Testament as He is in the Old. The poor man died and was carried by the angels to Abraham's side. It is a day that the whole of creation eagerly awaits, an event for which the very ground cries out. ‣ Then another book was opened, which is the book of life. The Song of Songs, which is Solomon's. But because of your hard and impenitent heart you are storing up wrath for yourself on the day of wrath when God's righteous judgment will be revealed. Publication date: Nov 12, 2020. “For if we would judge ourselves, we would not be judged. “For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that each one may receive the things done in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.” 2 Corinthians 5:10. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name's sake. A stream of fire issued and came out from before him; a thousand thousands served him, and ten thousand times ten thousand stood before him; the court sat in judgment, and the books were opened. E He does not come into judgment, but has passed from death to life. For no one can lay a foundation other than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth! And come out, those who have done good to the resurrection of life, and those who have done evil to the resurrection of judgment. Yet God created each and every person with something very important – a conscience.

G Jesus picks up this idea and says that in the same way when the temple will be defiled by Gentiles during their lifetimes, it will be the signal to escape. John the Baptist preached judgment for sin.

To engage in sin is to disobey or abuse His laws. Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. In these verses Jesus describes an overview or panoramic view of world history that includes the time before the destruction of the temple, the time after the destruction and the period at the end of time when He will return. Scripture quotations taken from the NASB. My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. And the devil who had deceived them was thrown into the lake of fire and sulfur where the beast and the false prophet were, and they will be tormented day and night forever and ever. In context, however, Jesus is talking about readiness and He says that when He returns suddenly, one will be saved and one lost – no time for repentance and change. "He who reads" means he who reads Daniel and, along with Christ's cryptogram, will be able to know when it is time to escape. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward. Whoever believes in him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only Son of God. But the sorrow will last only a moment. The fact that there is a Day of Judgment coming is the very reason why God now commands people to repent. Judea was rebellious and longed to return to the glory days of independence and power experienced by the nation during the time of Solomon's reign. Have a look at the free e-book “The Bride and the Harlot and the End Times”, or read the selected articles below. Vs. 19-21 – The tribulation refers to the suffering caused by the Roman siege of the city. This is the first resurrection. Behold, he who keeps Israel will neither slumber nor sleep. Every rebellious act, wrong attitude, and cutting word will be reviewed. You must remember that you have sinned against God and His wrath abides on you. It is the preaching of future punishment that produces fear and it is through the fear of the Lord that men depart from sin. The end of the matter; all has been heard. God loves JUSTICE – and He will have it. For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death. Why should you, if you are not warned that there is a fearful consequence for sin? From his presence earth and sky fled away, and no place was found for them. Then another book was opened, which is the book of life. Then Jesus will say, “For I was hungry, and you gave Me food; I was thirsty and you gave me drink; I was a stranger and you took me in; I was naked and you clothed Me; I was sick and you visited Me; I was in prison and you came to Me.” They will answer, “Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you a drink?” Matthew 25:35-37. God’s accounts are so carefully kept that, as Jesus said, we must even give account for every idle word.

But he answered them, “You see all these, do you not? ‣ It was also about these that Enoch, the seventh from Adam, prophesied, saying, “Behold, the Lord comes with ten thousands of his holy ones, to execute judgment on all and to convict all the ungodly of all their deeds of ungodliness that they have committed in such an ungodly way, and of all the harsh things that ungodly sinners have spoken against him.”, No weapon that is fashioned against you shall succeed, and you shall confute every tongue that rises against you in judgment. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 2 Cor 5:11 – Knowing therefore the terror of the Lord, we persuade men; but we are made manifest unto God; and I trust also are made manifest in your consciences.

Furthermore, let's look at the notable biblical references about Judgment Day to get a better understanding of God's last judgment. Just as the weeds are gathered and burned with fire, so will it be at the close of the age. “And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites.