Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
How canst thou say, I am not polluted, I have not gone after Baalim? see thy way in the valley, know what thou hast done: thou art a swift dromedary traversing her ways;
Thou art a swift
Even your clothes are stained with the lifeblood of the poor who had not done anything wrong; you did not catch them breaking into your homes. Yet, in spite of all these things you have done,
The man said, "The woman whom you gave me, she gave me some fruit from the tree and I ate it."
1 Samuel 15:13
When Samuel came to him, Saul said to him, "May the Lord bless you! I have done what the Lord said."
for he is too proud to recognize and give up his sin.
The one who covers his transgressions will not prosper, but whoever confesses them and forsakes them will find mercy.
There is a generation who are pure in their own eyes and yet are not washed from their filthiness.
But the expert, wanting to justify himself, said to Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?"
Now we know that whatever the law says, it says to those who are under the law, so that every mouth may be silenced and the whole world may be held accountable to God.
1 John 1:8
If we say we do not bear the guilt of sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is not in us.
Because you say, "I am rich and have acquired great wealth, and need nothing," but do not realize that you are wretched, pitiful, poor, blind, and naked,
"Look up at the hilltops and consider this. You have had sex with other gods on every one of them. You waited for those gods like a thief lying in wait in the desert. You defiled the land by your wicked prostitution to other gods.
When you did these things, I was silent, so you thought I was exactly like you. But now I will condemn you and state my case against you!
They have also built places of worship in a place called Topheth in the Valley of Ben Hinnom so that they can sacrifice their sons and daughters by fire. That is something I never commanded them to do! Indeed, it never even entered my mind to command such a thing!
you who practice ritual sex under the oaks and every green tree, who slaughter children near the streams under the rocky overhangs.
Thou art a swift
For the Jews there was radiant happiness and joyous honor.
2 Samuel 11:12
So David said to Uriah, "Stay here another day. Tomorrow I will send you back." So Uriah stayed in Jerusalem both that day and the following one.