Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But if ye had known what this meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice, ye would not have condemned the guiltless.

Bible References


Matthew 9:13
But go and learn what that is I will have mercy and not sacrifice; for I have not come to call righteous men but sinners.
Matthew 22:29
And Jesus answering said to them, Ye err, not knowing the scriptures nor the power of God.
Acts 13:27
for those who dwell in Jerusalem, and their rulers, not having known him, have fulfilled also the voices of the prophets which are read on every sabbath, by judging him.

I will

Isaiah 1:11
To what purpose is the multitude of your sacrifices unto me? saith Jehovah. I am sated with burnt-offerings of rams, and the fat of fed beasts; and in the blood of bullocks, and of lambs, and of he-goats I take no pleasure.
Hosea 6:6
For I delight in loving-kindness, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt-offerings.
Micah 6:6
Wherewith shall I come before Jehovah, bow myself before the high God? Shall I come before him with burnt-offerings, with calves of a year old?


Job 32:3
and against his three friends was his anger kindled, because they found no answer, and yet condemned Job.
Psalm 94:21
They band together against the soul of the righteous, and condemn innocent blood.
Psalm 109:31
For he standeth at the right hand of the needy, to save him from those that judge his soul.
Proverbs 17:15
He that justifieth the wicked, and he that condemneth the righteous, even they both are abomination to Jehovah.
James 5:6
ye have condemned, ye have killed the just; he does not resist you.