Bible verses about god’s judgement kjv

bible verses about god’s judgement kjv: The Lord is going to judge his people. He will judge them in righteousness. The time when all these things happen is near. We do not know the exact time, but it will be soon. You may wonder why God would judge us, but don’t forget, he has already shown us how great and good he is by sending his Son Jesus to the world to die for our sins. Jesus was punished because we did something wrong and even though he did nothing wrong himself, he took the punishment for us.

If you or someone you know suffers from an inferiority complex, it is always a good idea to read through this list of the Bible verses about God’s justice. It will contain many verses, as well as examples of God’s wrath and anger towards those who deserve it. Be aware that everybody has at one time or another done something wrong in their lifetime, so no single person is completely righteous.

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bible verses about god’s judgement kjv

1 Peter 4:17 ESV / 139 helpful votes 

For it is time for judgment to begin at the household of God; and if it begins with us, what will be the outcome for those who do not obey the gospel of God?

2 Corinthians 5:10 ESV / 128 helpful votes 

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may receive what is due for what he has done in the body, whether good or evil.

Revelation 20:11-15 ESV / 103 helpful votes 

Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. From his presence earth and sky fled away, and no place was found for them. And I saw the dead, great and small, standing before the throne, and books were opened. Then another book was opened, which is the book of life. And the dead were judged by what was written in the books, according to what they had done. And the sea gave up the dead who were in it, Death and Hades gave up the dead who were in them, and they were judged, each one of them, according to what they had done. Then Death and Hades were thrown into the lake of fire. This is the second death, the lake of fire. And if anyone’s name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire.

Hebrews 9:27 ESV / 99 helpful votes 

And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment,

John 5:22 ESV / 97 helpful votes 

The Father judges no one, but has given all judgment to the Son,

Romans 6:23 ESV / 90 helpful votes 

For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Acts 17:31 ESV / 89 helpful votes 

Because he has fixed a day on which he will judge the world in righteousness by a man whom he has appointed; and of this he has given assurance to all by raising him from the dead.”

Matthew 12:36 ESV / 87 helpful votes 

I tell you, on the day of judgment people will give account for every careless word they speak,

John 3:18 ESV / 76 helpful votes 

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.

John 3:17 ESV / 76 helpful votes 

For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.

John 12:47-48 ESV / 72 helpful votes 

If anyone hears my words and does not keep them, I do not judge him; for I did not come to judge the world but to save the world. The one who rejects me and does not receive my words has a judge; the word that I have spoken will judge him on the last day.

Romans 14:12 ESV / 69 helpful votes 

So then each of us will give an account of himself to God.

Matthew 12:36-37 ESV / 69 helpful votes 

I tell you, on the day of judgment people will give account for every careless word they speak, for by your words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned.”

1 Corinthians 4:5 ESV / 67 helpful votes 

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. Then each one will receive his commendation from God.

Matthew 7:1 ESV / 67 helpful votes 

“Judge not, that you be not judged.

Romans 14:10-12 ESV / 65 helpful votes 

Why do you pass judgment on your brother? Or you, why do you despise your brother? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of God; for it is written, “As I live, says the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall confess to God.” So then each of us will give an account of himself to God.

Romans 2:1 ESV / 65 helpful votes 

Therefore you have no excuse, O man, every one of you who judges. For in passing judgment on another you condemn yourself, because you, the judge, practice the very same things.

Romans 2:12 ESV / 60 helpful votes 

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.

Ecclesiastes 12:14 ESV / 60 helpful votes 

For God will bring every deed into judgment, with every secret thing, whether good or evil.

John 5:24 ESV / 58 helpful votes 

Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life. He does not come into judgment, but has passed from death to life.

Luke 6:37 ESV / 57 helpful votes 

“Judge not, and you will not be judged; condemn not, and you will not be condemned; forgive, and you will be forgiven;

Revelation 22:12 ESV / 51 helpful votes 

“Behold, I am coming soon, bringing my recompense with me, to repay everyone for what he has done.

1 Corinthians 9:27 ESV / 51 helpful votes 

But I discipline my body and keep it under control, lest after preaching to others I myself should be disqualified.

Romans 2:16 ESV / 51 helpful votes 

On that day when, according to my gospel, God judges the secrets of men by Christ Jesus.

James 5:12 ESV / 50 helpful votes 

But above all, my brothers, do not swear, either by heaven or by earth or by any other oath, but let your “yes” be yes and your “no” be no, so that you may not fall under condemnation.

Mark 16:16 ESV / 50 helpful votes 

Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned.

Jude 1:6 ESV / 49 helpful votes 

And the angels who did not stay within their own position of authority, but left their proper dwelling, he has kept in eternal chains under gloomy darkness until the judgment of the great day—

Romans 14:13 ESV / 48 helpful votes 

Therefore let us not pass judgment on one another any longer, but rather decide never to put a stumbling block or hindrance in the way of a brother.

Matthew 7:3 ESV / 48 helpful votes 

Why do you see the speck that is in your brother’s eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye?

John 5:27 ESV / 47 helpful votes 

And he has given him authority to execute judgment, because he is the Son of Man.

John 3:16 ESV / 47 helpful votes 

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

Revelation 11:18 ESV / 46 helpful votes 

The nations raged, but your wrath came, and the time for the dead to be judged, and for rewarding your servants, the prophets and saints, and those who fear your name, both small and great, and for destroying the destroyers of the earth.”

Hebrews 13:4 ESV / 45 helpful votes 

Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled, for God will judge the sexually immoral and adulterous.

Ezekiel 9:1-11 ESV / 45 helpful votes 

Then he cried in my ears with a loud voice, saying, “Bring near the executioners of the city, each with his destroying weapon in his hand.” And behold, six men came from the direction of the upper gate, which faces north, each with his weapon for slaughter in his hand, and with them was a man clothed in linen, with a writing case at his waist. And they went in and stood beside the bronze altar. Now the glory of the God of Israel had gone up from the cherub on which it rested to the threshold of the house. And he called to the man clothed in linen, who had the writing case at his waist. And the Lord said to him, “Pass through the city, through Jerusalem, and put a mark on the foreheads of the men who sigh and groan over all the abominations that are committed in it.” And to the others he said in my hearing, “Pass through the city after him, and strike. Your eye shall not spare, and you shall show no pity. …

2 Timothy 4:8 ESV / 44 helpful votes 

Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me on that Day, and not only to me but also to all who have loved his appearing.

Psalm 1:1-6 ESV / 44 helpful votes 

Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers; but his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season, and its leaf does not wither. In all that he does, he prospers. The wicked are not so, but are like chaff that the wind drives away. Therefore the wicked will not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous; …

2 Peter 2:4 ESV / 43 helpful votes 

For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but cast them into hell and committed them to chains of gloomy darkness to be kept until the judgment;

Matthew 25:31-46 ESV / 43 helpful votes 

“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne. 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. And he will place the sheep on his right, but the goats on the left. Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world. For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, …

Matthew 7:1-5 ESV / 43 helpful votes 

“Judge not, that you be not judged. For with the judgment you pronounce you will be judged, and with the measure you use it will be measured to you. Why do you see the speck that is in your brother’s eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye? Or how can you say to your brother, ‘Let me take the speck out of your eye,’ when there is the log in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the log out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to take the speck out of your brother’s eye.

Matthew 3:12 ESV / 42 helpful votes 

His winnowing fork is in his hand, and he will clear his threshing floor and gather his wheat into the barn, but the chaff he will burn with unquenchable fire.”

Isaiah 26:9 ESV / 42 helpful votes 

My soul yearns for you in the night; my spirit within me earnestly seeks you. For when your judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world learn righteousness.

Romans 8:1-2 ESV / 41 helpful votes 

There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death.

Revelation 14:7 ESV / 40 helpful votes 

And he said with a loud voice, “Fear God and give him glory, because the hour of his judgment has come, and worship him who made heaven and earth, the sea and the springs of water.”

Revelation 20:4 ESV / 39 helpful votes 

Then I saw thrones, and seated on them were those to whom the authority to judge was committed. Also I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded for the testimony of Jesus and for the word of God, and those who had not worshiped the beast or its image and had not received its mark on their foreheads or their hands. They came to life and reigned with Christ for a thousand years.

James 4:12 ESV / 39 helpful votes 

There is only one lawgiver and judge, he who is able to save and to destroy. But who are you to judge your neighbor?

Colossians 2:16-17 ESV / 39 helpful votes 

Therefore let no one pass judgment on you in questions of food and drink, or with regard to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath. These are a shadow of the things to come, but the substance belongs to Christ.

Romans 14:3 ESV / 39 helpful votes 

Let not the one who eats despise the one who abstains, and let not the one who abstains pass judgment on the one who eats, for God has welcomed him.

John 7:24 ESV / 39 helpful votes 

Do not judge by appearances, but judge with right judgment.”

Jude 1:14-15 ESV / 38 helpful votes 

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.”

Romans 14:10 ESV / 38 helpful votes 

Why do you pass judgment on your brother? Or you, why do you despise your brother? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of God;

Romans 14:4 ESV / 38 helpful votes 

Who are you to pass judgment on the servant of another? It is before his own master that he stands or falls. And he will be upheld, for the Lord is able to make him stand.

Proverbs 21:2 ESV / 38 helpful votes 

Every way of a man is right in his own eyes, but the Lord weighs the heart.

Daniel 7:9-10 ESV / 37 helpful votes 

“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. 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.

1 Peter 4:5 ESV / 35 helpful votes 

But they will give account to him who is ready to judge the living and the dead.

1 Peter 1:17 ESV / 35 helpful votes 

And if you call on him as Father who judges impartially according to each one’s deeds, conduct yourselves with fear throughout the time of your exile,

Isaiah 54:17 ESV / 35 helpful votes 

No weapon that is fashioned against you shall succeed, and you shall confute every tongue that rises against you in judgment. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord and their vindication from me, declares the Lord.”

Psalm 96:13 ESV / 35 helpful votes 

Before the Lord, for he comes, for he comes to judge the earth. He will judge the world in righteousness, and the peoples in his faithfulness.

James 3:1 ESV / 34 helpful votes 

Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness.

1 Corinthians 3:15 ESV / 34 helpful votes 

If anyone’s work is burned up, he will suffer loss, though he himself will be saved, but only as through fire.

2 Peter 3:7 ESV / 33 helpful votes 

But by the same word the heavens and earth that now exist are stored up for fire, being kept until the day of judgment and destruction of the ungodly.

James 4:4 ESV / 33 helpful votes 

You adulterous people! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.

Romans 12:19 ESV / 33 helpful votes 

Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written, “Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord.”

Romans 5:12 ESV / 33 helpful votes 

Therefore, just as sin came into the world through one man, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men because all sinned—

Romans 5:1-21 ESV / 33 helpful votes 

Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us. …

John 12:48 ESV / 33 helpful votes 

The one who rejects me and does not receive my words has a judge; the word that I have spoken will judge him on the last day.

Matthew 12:37 ESV / 33 helpful votes 

For by your words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned.”

Psalm 9:8 ESV / 33 helpful votes 

And he judges the world with righteousness; he judges the peoples with uprightness.

Revelation 20:12 ESV / 32 helpful votes 

And I saw the dead, great and small, standing before the throne, and books were opened. Then another book was opened, which is the book of life. And the dead were judged by what was written in the books, according to what they had done.

2 Peter 2:9 ESV / 32 helpful votes 

Then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials, and to keep the unrighteous under punishment until the day of judgment,

Romans 2:1-5 ESV / 32 helpful votes 

Therefore you have no excuse, O man, every one of you who judges. For in passing judgment on another you condemn yourself, because you, the judge, practice the very same things. We know that the judgment of God rightly falls on those who practice such things. Do you suppose, O man—you who judge those who practice such things and yet do them yourself—that you will escape the judgment of God? Or do you presume on the riches of his kindness and forbearance and patience, not knowing that God’s kindness is meant to lead you to repentance? 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.

Daniel 7:10 ESV / 32 helpful votes 

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.

Daniel 4:17 ESV / 32 helpful votes 

The sentence is by the decree of the watchers, the decision by the word of the holy ones, to the end that the living may know that the Most High rules the kingdom of men and gives it to whom he will and sets over it the lowliest of men.’

Ecclesiastes 11:9 ESV / 32 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful

Rejoice, O young man, in your youth, and let your heart cheer you in the days of your youth. Walk in the ways of your heart and the sight of your eyes. But know that for all these things God will bring you into judgment.

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