Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He answered and said, I will not: but afterward he repented, and went.
I will not
Which of the two did the will of the father? They say to him, The first. Jesus says to them, Truly I say to you, that the tax collectors and the harlots go into the kingdom of God before you.
As for the word that thou have spoken to us in the name of LORD, we will not hearken to thee.
This I say therefore, and solemnly declare in Lord, for you to walk no longer as also the other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,
Repent ye, for the kingdom of the heavens has approached.
2 Chronicles 33:10
And LORD spoke to Manasseh, and to his people, but they gave no heed.
Wash you, make you clean, put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes. Cease to do evil.
Seek ye LORD while he may be found. Call ye upon him while he is near.
Because he considers, and turns away from all his transgressions that he has committed, he shall surely live. He shall not die.
And at the end of the days I, Nebuchadnezzar, lifted up my eyes to heaven, and my understanding returned to me. And I blessed the Most High, and I praised and honored him who lives forever. For his dominion is an everlasting domini
Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and preach to it the preaching that I bid thee.
But when he came to himself, he said, How many hired men of my father's have abundance of loaves, but I am perishing with hunger.
but declaring first to those at Damascus and then at Jerusalem, and in all the region of Judea, and to the Gentiles, to repent and return to God, doing works worthy of repentance.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And some of you were these things, but ye were washed, but ye were sanctified, but ye were made righteous in the name of the Lord Jesus, and in the Spirit of our God.
Even you, who were dead in trespasses and sins
If ye are willing and obedient, ye shall eat the good of the land.
And their scholars and Pharisees murmured against his disciples, saying, Why do ye eat and drink with the tax collectors and sinners?
And behold, there are last who will be first, and there are first who will be last.
Now all the tax collectors and sinners were approaching him to hear him.