Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For in many things we offend all. If any man offend not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to bridle the whole body.
1 Kings 8:46
If they have sinned against thee (for there is no man that does not sin) and thou should be angry with them and deliver them to the enemy so that they carry them away captives unto the land of the enemy, far or near,
2 Chronicles 6:36
If they sin against thee (for there is no man who does not sin,)and thou art angry with them and deliver them over before their enemies so that those that take them carry them away captives unto an enemy land far off or near,
Who shall be able to say, I have made my heart clean, I am pure from my sin?
For surely there is not a just man upon earth that in doing good does not sin.
But we were all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses as filthy rags; and we all fell as the leaves of a tree; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away.
as it is written, There is no one righteous, no, not one;
So that, desiring to do good, I find this law: evil is natural unto me.
But the scripture has concluded all under sin that the promise by faith of Jesus Christ might be given to the believers.
For the flesh lusts against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; and these are contrary the one to the other, so that ye cannot do the things that ye would.
1 John 1:8
If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and there is no truth in us.
In the same manner, the tongue is a very small member and boasts of great things. Behold, how great a forest a little fire kindles!
If anyone among you thinks to be religious and does not bridle his tongue, but deceives his own heart, his religion is vain.
Mem Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips from speaking guile.
He that keeps his mouth keeps his life: but he that opens his lips often shall have calamity.
1 Peter 3:10
For he that desires to love life and see the good days, let him refrain his tongue from evil and his lips that they speak no guile;
and the patience finishes the work, that ye may be perfect and entire, not lacking in anything.
For by thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned.
whom we preach, warning every man and teaching in all wisdom that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus,
Epaphras, who is one of you, a slave of Christ, salutes you, always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that ye may stand firm, perfect and fulfilled in all the will of God.
make you perfect in every good work to do his will, working in you that which is wellpleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for the ages of the ages. Amen.
1 Peter 5:10
But the God of all grace, who has called us unto his eternal glory by Jesus, the Christ, after ye have suffered a little while, he himself perfects, confirms, strengthens, and establishes you.
1 Corinthians 9:27
but I keep my body under, and bring it into subjection, lest preaching to others, I myself should become reprobate.