Bible verse: Gospel of the Lord about the anger of God. Dear brothers and sisters in Christ Jesus, Do not take revenge. Leave that to the righteous anger of God, for the Scriptures say.
Revelation 15:7 | Preparation for Judgment
4, Who will not fear You, O Lord, and glorify Your name? For You alone are holy. All nations will come and worship before You, for Your righteous acts have been revealed.”
5, After this I looked, and the temple — the tabernacle of testimony — was opened in heaven.
6, And out of the temple came the seven angels with the seven plagues, dressed in clean and bright linen and girded with golden sashes around their chests.
7, Then one of the four living creatures gave the seven angels seven golden bowls full of the wrath of God, who lives forever and ever.
8, And the temple was filled with smoke from the glory of God and from His power; and no one could enter the temple until the seven plagues of the seven angels were completed.
Revelation 19:15 | The Rider on the White Horse
12, He has eyes like blazing fire, and many royal crowns on His head. He has a name written on Him that only He Himself knows.
13, He is dressed in a robe dipped in blood, and His name is The Word of God.
14, The armies of heaven, dressed in fine linen, white and pure, follow Him on white horses.
15, And from His mouth proceeds a sharp sword with which to strike down the nations, and He will rule them with an iron scepter. He treads the winepress of the fury of the wrath of God, the Almighty.
16, And He has a name written on His robe and on His thigh: King of kings and Lord of lords.
17, Then I saw an angel standing in the sun, and he cried out in a loud voice to all the birds flying overhead, “Come, gather together for the great supper of God,
18, so that you may eat the flesh of kings and commanders and mighty men, of horses and riders, of all men slave and free, small and great.”
Psalm 78:31 | I will Open My Mouth in Parables
28, Then He let them fall in the midst of their camp, Round about their dwellings.
29, So they ate and were well filled, And their desire He gave to them.
30, Before they had satisfied their desire, While their food was in their mouths,
31, The anger of God rose against them And killed some of their stoutest ones, And subdued the choice men of Israel.
32, In spite of all this they still sinned And did not believe in His wonderful works.
33, So He brought their days to an end in futility And their years in sudden terror.
34, When He killed them, then they sought Him, And returned and searched diligently for God;
Colossians 3:6 | Putting on the New Self
3, For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God.
4, When Christ, who is your life, appears, then you also will appear with Him in glory.
5, Put to death, therefore, the components of your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires, and greed, which is idolatry.
6, Because of these, the wrath(extremely anger) of God is coming on the sons of disobedience.
7, When you lived among them, you also used to walk in these ways.
8, But now you must put aside all such things as these: anger, rage, malice, slander, and filthy language from your mouth.
9, Do not lie to one another, since you have taken off the old self with its practices,
Job 15:13 | Eliphaz: Job Does Not Fear God
10,”Both the gray-haired and the aged are among us, Older than your father.
11, “Are the consolations of God too small for you, Even the word spoken gently with you?
12, “Why does your heart carry you away? And why do your eyes flash,
13, That you should turn your spirit against God And allow such words to go out of your mouth?
14, “What is man, that he should be pure, Or he who is born of a woman, that he should be righteous?
Numbers 22:22 | The Angel and Balaam’s Donkey | Balak Summons Balaam
19, “Now please, you also stay here tonight, and I will find out what else the LORD will speak to me.”
20,God came to Balaam at night and said to him, “If the men have come to call you, rise up and go with them; but only the word which I speak to you shall you do.”
21, So Balaam arose in the morning, and saddled his donkey and went with the leaders of Moab.
22, But God was angry because he was going, and the angel of the LORD took his stand in the way as an adversary against him. Now he was riding on his donkey and his two servants were with him.
23, When the donkey saw the angel of the LORD standing in the way with his drawn sword in his hand, the donkey turned off from the way and went into the field; but Balaam struck the donkey to turn her back into the way.
24, Then the angel of the LORD stood in a narrow path of the vineyards, with a wall on this side and a wall on that side.
25, When the donkey saw the angel of the LORD, she pressed herself to the wall and pressed Balaam’s foot against the wall, so he struck her again.
Romans 12:19 | Forgiveness
16, Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but enjoy the company of the lowly. Do not be conceited.
17, Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Carefully consider what is right in the eyes of everybody.
18, If it is possible on your part, live at peace with everyone.
19, Do not avenge yourselves, beloved, but leave room for God’s wrath. For it is written: “Vengeance is Mine, I will repay, says the Lord.”
20, On the contrary, “If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him a drink. For in so doing, you will heap burning coals on his head.”