Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he came into all the country about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins;
The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord; make his paths straight.
The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe.
John answered and said, A man can receive nothing except it is given him from the heaven.
Then said Paul, John verily baptized with the baptism of repentance, saying unto the people that they should believe on him who should come after him, that is, on Christ, Jesus.
Therefore I say unto thee, Her sins, which are many, are forgiven; for she loved much; but to whom little is forgiven, the same loves little.
Then Peter said unto them, Repent and be baptized each one of you into the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Repent ye therefore and be converted that your sins may be blotted out, for the times of refreshing of the presence of the Lord are come;
God has exalted him with his right hand as Prince and Saviour, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.
Unto him all the prophets give witness, that whosoever believes in him shall receive remission of sins through his name.
Be it known unto you, therefore, men and brethren, that through this one is preached unto you the remission of sins;
whom God purposed for reconciliation through faith in his blood for the manifestation of his righteousness, for the remission of sins that are past, by the patience of God,
Even as David also describes the blessedness of the man unto whom God doth attribute righteousness without works,
in whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins according to the riches of his grace,