Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
but Jesus replied, they that are in health don't want a physician: but they that are sick.
who of you that has an hundred sheep, will not, upon losing one, leave the ninety nine in the desart, to go after that which is lost, till he finds it?
and she shall be deliver'd of a son, to whom you shall give the name Jesus: for he shall save his people from their sins.
Jesus hearing that, said to them, they that are in health don't want a physician, but they that are sick.
but go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.
but he answered, my commission was only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.
from whence the son of man is come, in order to save those that were lost.
for at the appointed time Christ died for us, when we were in a helpless, sinful state.
1 Timothy 1:13
who was before a blasphemer, and a violent persecutor; but I obtained mercy, because I acted thro' ignorance in incrudelity.
so that he has an uninterrupted power to save those, that come to God by him, because he ever lives to make intercession for them.
1 John 4:9
by this was the love of God displayed towards us, in that God sent his only begotten son into the world, that we might live thro' him.