and he says to him, 'Friend, how did you come in here, not having on a wedding-garment?' And He was speechless.
"But he, answering, said to one of them, 'Friend, I do you no wrong. Did you not agree with me for a denary?
For I say to you that, unless your righteousness shall exceed that of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no wise enter into the Kingdom of Heaven.
and kept back part of the price, his wife also knowing it; and, bringing a certain part, he laid it at the apostles' feet.
But Peter said to him, "Your money perish with you, because you thought to acquire the gift of God with money!
Now we know that whatsoever the law says, it speaks to those under the law; that every mouth may be stopped, and that the whole world may be under the sentence of God;
Wherefore, judge nothing before the time, until the Lord come, Who will both bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and make manifest the counsels of the hearts; and then will each one have his praise from God.