Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; Remove the evil of your deeds from My sight Cease to do evil,
Let the wicked forsake his way And the unrighteous man his thoughts; And let him return to the LORD, And He will have compassion on him, And to our God, For He will abundantly pardon.
"Cast away from you all your transgressions which you have committed and make yourselves a new heart and a new spirit! For why will you die, O house of Israel?
"Either make the tree good and its fruit good, or make the tree bad and its fruit bad; for the tree is known by its fruit.
"For out of the heart come evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, slanders.
"You blind Pharisee, first clean the inside of the cup and of the dish, so that the outside of it may become clean also.
But the Lord said to him, "Now you Pharisees clean the outside of the cup and of the platter; but inside of you, you are full of robbery and wickedness.
Draw near to God and He will draw near to you Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, you double-minded.