Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"But the tax-gatherer, standing far back, would not so much as lift his eyes to Heaven, but kept beating his breast and saying, "'O God, be reconciled to me, sinner that I am.'
and were baptized by him in the Jordan, making full confession of their sins.
1 John 1:8
If we claim to be already free from sin, we lead ourselves astray and the truth has no place in our hearts.
"'Father,' cried the son, 'I have sinned against Heaven and before you: no longer do I deserve to be called a son of yours.'
1 Corinthians 11:31
If, however, we estimated ourselves aright, we should not be judged.