Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
She said, No man, Lord. And Jesus said unto her, Neither do I condemn thee: go, and sin no more.
You are judging from what you see; I am judging no man.
God did not send his Son into the world to be judge of the world; he sent him so that the world might have salvation through him.
Jesus said in answer, My kingdom is not of this world: if my kingdom was of this world, my disciples would have made a good fight to keep me out of the hands of the Jews: but my kingdom is not here.
You are to make judges and overseers in all your towns which the Lord your God gives you, for every tribe: and they are to be upright men, judging the people in righteousness.
And come before the priests, the Levites, or before him who is judge at the time: and they will go into the question and give you a decision:
And they went to another small town.
And one of the people said to him, Master, give an order to my brother to make division of the heritage with me.
For rulers are not a cause of fear to the good work but to the evil. If you would have no fear of the authority, do good and you will have praise;
1 Corinthians 5:12
For it is no business of mine to be judging those who are outside; but it is yours to be judging those who are among you;
After a time Jesus came across him in the Temple and said to him, See, you are well and strong; do no more sin for fear a worse thing comes to you.
He who keeps his sins secret will not do well; but one who is open about them, and gives them up, will get mercy.
Be washed, make yourselves clean; put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes; let there be an end of sinning;
Make search for the Lord while he is there, make prayer to him while he is near:
For this cause I will be your judge, O children of Israel, judging every man by his ways, says the Lord. Come back and be turned from all your sins; so that they may not be the cause of your falling into evil.
But how does it seem to you? A man had two sons; and he came to the first, and said, Son, go and do work today in the vine-garden.
I have come, not to get the upright, but sinners, so that they may be turned from their sins.
I say to you, It is not so: but if your hearts are not changed, you will all come to the same end.
I say to you that even so there will be more joy in heaven when one sinner is turned away from his wrongdoing, than for ninety-nine good men, who have no need of a change of heart.
Or is it nothing to you that God had pity on you, waiting and putting up with you for so long, not seeing that in his pity God's desire is to give you a change of heart?
And the law came in addition, to make wrongdoing worse; but where there was much sin, there was much more grace:
1 Timothy 1:15
It is a true saying, in which all may put their faith, that Christ Jesus came into the world to give salvation to sinners, of whom I am the chief:
2 Peter 3:15
And be certain that the long waiting of the Lord is for salvation; even as our brother Paul has said in his letters to you, from the wisdom which was given to him;
And I gave her time for a change of heart, but she has no mind to give up her unclean ways.