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2 Thessalonians 1:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Judgment at Christ’s Coming

This is evidence of the righteous judgment of God, and is intended to make you worthy of the kingdom of God, for which you are also suffering.

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Philippians 1:28 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

28 and are in no way intimidated by your opponents. For them this is evidence of their destruction, but of your salvation. And this is God’s doing.

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Acts 14:22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

22 There they strengthened the souls of the disciples and encouraged them to continue in the faith, saying, “It is through many persecutions that we must enter the kingdom of God.”

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Revelation 19:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

    for his judgments are true and just;
he has judged the great whore
    who corrupted the earth with her fornication,
and he has avenged on her the blood of his servants.”[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Revelation 19:2 Gk slaves
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Luke 20:35 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

35 but those who are considered worthy of a place in that age and in the resurrection from the dead neither marry nor are given in marriage.

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2 Thessalonians 1:11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

11 To this end we always pray for you, asking that our God will make you worthy of his call and will fulfill by his power every good resolve and work of faith,

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Revelation 16:7 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

And I heard the altar respond,

“Yes, O Lord God, the Almighty,
    your judgments are true and just!”

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Revelation 15:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Lord, who will not fear
    and glorify your name?
For you alone are holy.
    All nations will come
    and worship before you,
for your judgments have been revealed.”

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Revelation 3:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Yet you have still a few persons in Sardis who have not soiled their clothes; they will walk with me, dressed in white, for they are worthy.

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1 Peter 4:14-18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 If you are reviled for the name of Christ, you are blessed, because the spirit of glory,[a] which is the Spirit of God, is resting on you.[b] 15 But let none of you suffer as a murderer, a thief, a criminal, or even as a mischief maker. 16 Yet if any of you suffers as a Christian, do not consider it a disgrace, but glorify God because you bear this name. 17 For the time has come for judgment to begin with the household of God; if it begins with us, what will be the end for those who do not obey the gospel of God? 18 And

“If it is hard for the righteous to be saved,
    what will become of the ungodly and the sinners?”

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Peter 4:14 Other ancient authorities add and of power
  2. 1 Peter 4:14 Other ancient authorities add On their part he is blasphemed, but on your part he is glorified
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Hebrews 10:32-33 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

32 But recall those earlier days when, after you had been enlightened, you endured a hard struggle with sufferings, 33 sometimes being publicly exposed to abuse and persecution, and sometimes being partners with those so treated.

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2 Timothy 2:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 if we endure, we will also reign with him;
if we deny him, he will also deny us;

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2 Thessalonians 1:6-7 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

For it is indeed just of God to repay with affliction those who afflict you, and to give relief to the afflicted as well as to us, when the Lord Jesus is revealed from heaven with his mighty angels

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1 Thessalonians 2:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 For you, brothers and sisters,[a] became imitators of the churches of God in Christ Jesus that are in Judea, for you suffered the same things from your own compatriots as they did from the Jews,

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Thessalonians 2:14 Gk brothers
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Colossians 1:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 giving thanks to the Father, who has enabled[a] you[b] to share in the inheritance of the saints in the light.

Footnotes:

  1. Colossians 1:12 Other ancient authorities read called
  2. Colossians 1:12 Other ancient authorities read us
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Ephesians 4:1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Unity in the Body of Christ

I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called,

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Romans 8:17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 and if children, then heirs, heirs of God and joint heirs with Christ—if, in fact, we suffer with him so that we may also be glorified with him.

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Romans 2:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

But by 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.

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Acts 13:46 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

46 Then both Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly, saying, “It was necessary that the word of God should be spoken first to you. Since you reject it and judge yourselves to be unworthy of eternal life, we are now turning to the Gentiles.

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Luke 21:36 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

36 Be alert at all times, praying that you may have the strength to escape all these things that will take place, and to stand before the Son of Man.”

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Daniel 4:37 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

37 Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and extol and honor the King of heaven,

for all his works are truth,
    and his ways are justice;
and he is able to bring low
    those who walk in pride.

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Jeremiah 9:24 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

24 but let those who boast boast in this, that they understand and know me, that I am the Lord; I act with steadfast love, justice, and righteousness in the earth, for in these things I delight, says the Lord.

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