Indeed, the evil man is spared from the day of disaster, rescued from the day of wrath.
You, God, will bring them down to the pit of destruction; men of bloodshed and treachery will not live out half their days. But I will trust in You.
Indeed You put them in slippery places; You make them fall into ruin.
when terror strikes you like a storm and your calamity comes like a whirlwind, when trouble and stress overcome you.
The way of the LORD is a stronghold for the honorable, but destruction awaits the malicious.
Justice executed is a joy to the righteous but a terror to those who practice iniquity.
"Enter through the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the road is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many who go through it.
And what if God, desiring to display His wrath and to make His power known, endured with much patience objects of wrath ready for destruction?
When they say, "Peace and security," then sudden destruction comes on them, like labor pains on a pregnant woman, and they will not escape.
These will pay the penalty of everlasting destruction, away from the Lord's presence and from His glorious strength,
But there were also false prophets among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you. They will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, and will bring swift destruction on themselves.
For the LORD will rise up as [He did] at Mount Perazim. He will rise in wrath, as at the valley of Gibeon, to do His work, His strange work, and to perform His task, His disturbing task.
In the same way, Sodom and Gomorrah and the cities around them committed sexual immorality and practiced perversions, just as they did, and serve as an example by undergoing the punishment of eternal fire.