Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

O LORD God of Israel, thou art righteous: for we remain yet escaped, as it is this day: behold, we are before thee in our trespasses: for we cannot stand before thee because of this.

Thou art righteous

For we remain

We cannot

General references

Bible References

Thou art righteous

Nehemiah 9:33
But still, you have been in the right in everything which has come on us; you have been true to us, but we have done evil:
Daniel 9:7
O Lord, righteousness is yours, but shame is on us, even to this day; and on the men of Judah and the people of Jerusalem, and on all Israel, those who are near and those who are far off, in all the countries where you have sent them because of the sin which they have done against you.
Romans 10:3
Because, not having knowledge of God's righteousness, and desiring to give effect to their righteousness, they have not put themselves under the righteousness of God.

For we remain

Lamentations 3:22
It is through the Lord's love that we have not come to destruction, because his mercies have no limit.

In our trespasses

Isaiah 64:6
For we have all become like an unclean person, and all our good acts are like a dirty robe: and we have all become old like a dead leaf, and our sins, like the wind, take us away.
Ezekiel 33:10
And you, son of man, say to the children of Israel, You say, Our wrongdoing and our sins are on us and we are wasting away in them; how then may we have life?
Zechariah 3:3
Now Joshua was clothed in unclean robes, and he was in his place before the angel.
John 8:21
Then he said to them again, I am going away and you will be looking for me, but death will overtake you in your sins. It is not possible for you to come where I am going.
1 Corinthians 15:17
And if that is so, your faith is of no effect; you are still in your sins.

We cannot

Job 9:2
Truly, I see that it is so: and how is it possible for a man to get his right before God?
Romans 3:19
Now, we have knowledge that what the law says is for those who are under the law, so that every mouth may be stopped, and all men may be judged by God:

General references

Psalm 119:137
O Lord, great is your righteousness, and upright are your decisions.
Zechariah 3:3
Now Joshua was clothed in unclean robes, and he was in his place before the angel.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain