Judgment seat

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the seat or bench on which judges sit in court; hence, a court; a tribunal.

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We shall all stand before the judgment seat of God, but members of Congress stand before the judgment of the voters in November.
Remember, even the believer in Christ must stand before the judgment seat of Christ one of these days and be judged concerning what he did with his life after becoming a Christian.
Obviously, they do not realize that whenever a criminal comes before the judgment seat of God, whatever his sins are, God is not going to ask him/her how many lives he/she has killed, or how many times he/she has committed adultery, or got involved in drugs.
First published in German in 1988, The Constitution Before the judgment Seat is an English translation of Jurgen Heideking's most important work.
a dream black and blue, whipped at the judgment seat for reading Latin
Dissident bishops forget that they will not have their trusted periti with them when they stand before the judgment seat of God.
When standing before the judgment seat of God, he angrily warns another baseball executive, invoking baseball tradition as an excuse for keeping a black man out of the game "may not be sufficient
Libasci, bishop of Manchester, New Hampshire, sent a letter to parishioners the day before the election, reminding them, "We will be standing before a slate of candidates, and we will also be standing before the awesome judgment seat of Christ.
By Rabab ShamaylehSpecial to The StarAoOh, east is east and west is west and never the twain shall meet, Till earth and sky stand presently at GodAAEs great judgment seat.
There's a job review that has a more definite and long term impact than any you'll ever have to face before that date, claims "Facing Your Final Job Review: The Judgment Seat of Christ, Salvation, and Eternal Rewards".
Reynolds told a local radio host, "One of the questions I like asking people-and it's not are they born again--but I like asking people, just so I can get an idea of their understanding of their religious views is, if you die today and were standing before the judgment seat of God and God said, 'Why should I let you into heaven?
Again, we all one day must stand before His judgment seat.