Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and he went into all the country about Jordan, preaching the baptism of repentance in order to the remission of sins;
and again, "The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight:" accordingly John came baptizing in the wilderness,
this man came for witness, that he might testify concerning the light, that through him all might believe.
John answered and said, A man can take nothing upon him, unless it be given him from heaven.
Then said Paul, John indeed baptized with the baptism of repentance, telling the people, that they should believe in Him that was coming after him, that is, in Christ Jesus.
Wherefore, I tell thee, her sins though many are forgiven, for she loved much: but he to whom little is forgiven, loveth but little.
And Peter said unto them, Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ, for the remission of your sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the holy Spirit:
Repent therefore and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out: that seasons of refreshing may come upon you from the presence of the Lord;
Him hath God exalted with his right hand as a prince and saviour, to give repentance to Israel, and remission of sins:
To Him do all the prophets bear witness, that whosoever believeth on Him shall receive the forgiveness of their sins through his name.
Be it known therefore unto you, brethren, that through Him is preached unto you the remission of sins:
whom God hath appointed to be a propitiation, through faith in his blood, for a demonstration of his righteousness, in the remission of past sins, according to the forbearance of God;
As David also describeth the blessedness of the man to whom: God imputeth righteousness without works, saying,
in whom we have redemption through his blood, even the remission of sins, according to the riches of his grace;