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
For they will sin against thee (for no man which will not sin) and thou wert angry with them and gave them before the enemy, and they carried them away their captives to the land of the enemy, far off or near;
2 Chronicles 6:36
If they shall sin against thee, (for no man which shall not sin) and thou wert angry with them, and gavest them before the face of the enemy, and they taking them captive carried them captive to a land afar off or near;
Who shall say, I cleansed my heart; I was pure from my sin?
For not a just man in the earth, who shall do good and not sin.
And we were all as the unclean, and all our justice as the garment of monthly courses; and we shall all fail away as the leaf; and our iniquities as the wind will take us away.
As has been written, That there is no just one, not one:
I find therefore a law to me, wishing to do good, that evil lies near me.
But the writing shut up all things under sin, that the promise from faith of Jesus Christ might be given to the believing.
For the flesh desires against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are adverse to one another: that not the things ye would, these should ye do.
1 John 1:8
If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.
So also the tongue is a small member, and vaunts itself. Behold, how great a wood a little fire inflames
If any among you seem to be religious, bridling not his tongue, but deceiving his heart, the religion of this one vain.
Watch thy tongue from evil; and thy lips from speaking deceit
He guarding his mouth, watched his soul: he opening wide his lips, destruction to him.
1 Peter 3:10
For he wishing to love life, and to see good days, let him cause his tongue to cease from evil, and his lips from speaking deceit:
And let patience have a perfect work, that ye be perfect and entire, being left behind in nothing.
For by thy words shalt thou be justified, and by thy words shalt thou be condemned.
Whom we announce, reminding every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfected in Christ jesus:
Epaphras, who of you, greets you, a servant of Christ, always contending for you in prayers, that ye may stand perfected and completed in all the will of God.
Put you in proper order in every good work for doing his will, doing in you the thing pleasing before him, by Jesus Christ; to whom glory for the time of times. Amen.
1 Peter 5:10
And the God of all grace, having called us to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus, may he put you in proper order, having suffered a little time, may he support you, make firm, lay the foundation.
1 Corinthians 9:27
But I give my body a blow under the eyes, and reduce to bondage: lest having proclaimed to others, I myself be rejected.