Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So shall ye say unto Joseph, Forgive, I pray thee now, the trespass of thy brethren, and their sin; for they did unto thee evil: and now, we pray thee, forgive the trespass of the servants of the God of thy father. And Joseph wept when they spake unto him.
And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
So likewise shall my heavenly Father do also unto you, if you from your hearts forgive not everyone his brother their trespasses.
Take heed to yourselves: If your brother trespasses against you, rebuke him; and if he repents, forgive him.
And be you kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake has forgiven you.
Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, compassion, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;
But as for you, you thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save many people alive.
He looks upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;
For they intended evil against you: they devised a mischievous act, which they are not able to perform.
He that covers his sins shall not prosper: but whosoever confesses and forsakes them shall have mercy.
Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that you may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.
Except the God of my father, the God of Abraham, and the Fear of Isaac, had been with me, surely you would have sent me away now empty. God has seen my affliction and the labor of my hands, and rebuked you last night.
Even by the God of your father, who shall help you; and by the Almighty, who shall bless you with blessings of heaven above, blessings of the deep that lies beneath, blessings of the breasts, and of the womb:
And whosoever shall give to drink unto one of these little ones a cup of cold water only in the name of a disciple, verily I say unto you, he shall in no wise lose his reward.
And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Since you have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, you have done it unto me.
And when the ten heard it, they began to be much displeased with James and John.
As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.
Therefore, though I might be very bold in Christ to command you that which is required,
And they said one to another, We are verily guilty concerning our brother, in that we saw the anguish of his soul, when he besought us, and we would not hear; therefore is this distress come upon us.
And Joseph said unto his brothers, Come near to me, I pray you. And they came near. And he said, I am Joseph your brother, whom you sold into Egypt.