Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But he that knew not, and did commit things worthy of stripes, shall be beaten with few stripes. For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required: and to whom men have committed much, of him they will ask the more.
“Now if a person sins and does any of the things
which the Lord has commanded not to be done, though he was unaware, still he is guilty and shall bear his punishment.
overlooked the times of ignorance, God is now declaring to men that all people everywhere should repent,
For all who have sinned
without the Law will also perish without the Law, and all who have sinned under the Law will be judged by the Law;
1 Timothy 1:13
even though I was formerly a blasphemer and a
persecutor and a violent aggressor. Yet I was shown mercy because I acted ignorantly in unbelief;
“If a man gives his neighbor a donkey, an ox, a sheep, or any animal to keep for him, and it dies or is hurt or is driven away while no one is looking,
then it shall be if the wicked man
deserves to be beaten, the judge shall then make him lie down and be beaten in his presence with the number of stripes according to his guilt.
But it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in the judgment than for you.
to one who knows the right thing to do and does not do it, to him it is sin.