Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the publican, standing afar off, would not lift up so much as his eyes unto heaven, but smote upon his breast, saying, God be merciful to me a sinner.
And Simon Peter fell upon his knees before Jesus, saying, Go out from me; for I am a sinful man, O Lord.
And Jesus went with them. And now he being away not far from the house, the centurion sent friends to him, saying to him, Lord, trouble not thyself: for I am not fit that thou shouldest come under my roof;
And he coming to a certain town, ten leprous men met him, who stood far off:
And saying, My God, I was ashamed and disgraced to lift up my face, O my God, to thee: for our iniquities were multiplied over the head, and our guilt was magnified even to the heavens.
For this, I shall melt away, and I lamented in dust and ashes.
For evils even not being numbered encompassed about me: mine inquities overtook me, and I was not able to see; they were numerous above the hairs of my head, and my heart forsook me.
And saying, Wo to me! for I was cut off; because I a man of unclean lips, and in the midst of a people of unclean lips I dwell: for mine eyes saw the king, Jehovah of armies.
So that thou shalt remember, and thou wert ashamed, and there shall no more be to thee an opening of the mouth from the face of thy shame in my expiating for thee for all which thou didst, says the Lord Jehovah.
To thee, O Jehovah, justice, and to us shame of face, as this day to the men of Judah, and to those dwelling in Jerusalem, and to all Israel being near and being far off, in all the lands where thou didst thrust them there in their transgression which they transgressed against thee.
And having heard, they were pricked in heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the sent, What shall we do, men, brethren?
The sins of my youth and my transgressions thou wilt not remember: according to thy mercy remember thou for me for sake of thy goodness, O Jehovah.
I said, O Jehovah, pity me, heal my soul, for I sinned against thee.
To the overseer: chanting to David; In the coming to him of Nathan the prophet, when he went in to Bathsheba. Compassionate me, O God, according to thy mercy: according to the Multitude of thy compassions wipe away my transgressions.
And thou, O Jehovah, art a God compassionate and merciful, and slow to anger and great of mercy and truth.
And thy mercy shall come to me, O Jehovah, thy salvation according to thy saying.
If thou, Jehovah, shalt watch iniquities, O Jehovah, who shall stand?
We sinned, and we did iniquity, and were evil, and rebelled, and departing from thy commands and from thy judgments.
We should therefore go with freedom of speech to the throne of grace, that we receive mercy, and find grace for timely assistance.
For I will be merciful to their iniquities, and their sins and their injustices will I remember no more.
Having risen, I will go to my father, and say to him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and before thee,
And the other having answered, censured him, saying, Shouldest thou not fear God, for thou art in the same judgment?
2 Chronicles 33:12
And when straits were to him he besought the face of Jehovah his God, and he will humble himself greatly from before the God of his fathers.
We sinned with our fathers, we acted perversely, we did evil.
Come now we will confute together Jehovah will say: if your sins shall be as deep scarlet, they shall be white as snow; if they shall be red as crimson, they shall be as wool.
Thou mettest him rejoicing and doing justice, they shall remember thee in thy ways: behold, thou wert angry; and we shall sin in them of old, and we shall be saved.
And having gone, learn what is this, I wish mercy, and not sacrifice: for I came not to call the just, but the sinful to repentance.
And God recommends his own love to us, that we yet being sinful, Christ died for us.
1 Timothy 1:15
Faithful the word, and worthy of all acceptance, for Christ Jesus came into the world to save the sinful; of whom I am first.
1 John 1:8
If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.
And many first shall be last, and the last first.
And many first shall be last; and the last first.
And publicans came to be immersed, and said to him, Teacher, what shall we do?
I came not to call the just, but the sinful to repentance.