Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.

Bible References

A faithful

1 Timothy 1:19
holding faith, and a good conscience, which some having thrust from them made shipwreck concerning the faith;
1 Timothy 3:1
Faithful is the saying, "If anyone desires the office of bishop, he covets a noble work."
1 Timothy 4:9
Faithful is the saying, and worthy of all acceptance.
2 Timothy 2:11
Faithful is the saying; for, if we died with Him, we shall also live with Him;
Titus 3:8
Faithful is the saying, and concerning these things I will that you affirm confidently, that those who have believed God may be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable to men.
Revelation 21:5
And He Who sits upon the throne said, "Behold, I make all things new." And He saith to me, "Write; because these words are faithful and true."
Revelation 22:6
And he said to me, "These words are faithful and true; and the Lord, the God of the spirits of the prophets, sent His angel to show to His servants the things which must shortly come to pass.

Worthy

John 1:12
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those believing in His name;
John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that every one who believes on Him should not perish, but have eternal life;
Acts 11:1
Now the apostles, and the brethren who were in Judaea, heard that the gentiles also received the word of God.
1 John 5:11
And this is the testimony, that God gave to us eternal life, and this life is in His Son.

Of whom

1 Timothy 1:13
though formerly I was a blasphemer, and a persecutor, and injurious; but I obtained mercy, because I, being ignorant, did it in unbelief;
1 Corinthians 15:9
For I am the least of the apostles, who am not fit to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the assembly of God.
Ephesians 3:8
To me, who am less than the least of all saints, was this grace given, to proclaim, to the gentiles, the glad tidings of the unsearchable riches of Christ;

General references

Matthew 18:11
["For the Son of Man came to save that which was lost."]
Mark 2:10
But, that ye may know the Son of Man hath authority on earth to forgive sins (He saith to the paralytic).
Luke 5:32
I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."
Luke 15:1
Now all the tax collectors and sinners were drawing near to Him to hear Him.
Luke 19:10
for the Son of Man came to seek and to save that which is lost."
1 Timothy 4:9
Faithful is the saying, and worthy of all acceptance.