Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death.

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The sorrow

Matthew 27:4
and said, "I did wrong when I handed an innocent man over to death!" They said, "What is that to us? You see to it yourself."
Hebrews 12:17
For you know how, when he afterward wished to claim the blessing, he was refused it, although he begged for it with tears, for he had no opportunity to repent of what he had done.

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Matthew 5:4
"Blessed are the mourners, for they will be consoled!