Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he saith unto him, Friend, how camest thou in hither not having a wedding garment? And he was speechless.
"But he answered one of them, 'Friend, I am doing you no wrong. Did you not agree with me for a denarius?
Jesus said to him, "Friend, why are you here?" Then they came and laid hands on Jesus, and took him.
For I tell you that unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, there is no way you will enter into the Kingdom of Heaven.
and kept back part of the price, his wife also being aware of it, and brought a certain part, and put it at the apostles' feet.
But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could obtain the gift of God with money.
1 Corinthians 4:5
Therefore judge nothing before the time, until the Lord comes, who will both bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and reveal the counsels of the hearts. Then each man will get his praise from God.
And he was
1 Samuel 2:9
He will keep the feet of his holy ones, but the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness. For no man shall prevail by strength.
So the poor has hope, and injustice shuts her mouth.
The upright will see it, and be glad. All the wicked will shut their mouths.
"How can you say, 'I am not defiled. I have not gone after the Baals'? See your way in the valley. Know what you have done. You are a swift dromedary traversing her ways;
Now we know that whatever things the law says, it speaks to those who are under the law, that every mouth may be closed, and all the world may be brought under the judgment of God.
knowing that such a one is perverted, and sins, being self-condemned.
Now Joshua was clothed with filthy garments, and was standing before the angel.