Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But what do you think? A certain man had two sons, and he came to the first and said, Son, go work today in my vineyard.
Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes; cease to do evil;
Bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repentance and begin not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham for our father; for I say unto you, That God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham.
but I announced first unto those of Damascus and at Jerusalem and throughout all the coasts of Judaea and then to the Gentiles that they should repent and turn to God, doing works worthy of repentance.
Or dost thou despise the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering, ignoring that the goodness of God leads thee to repentance?
2 Corinthians 7:10
For godly sorrow works repentance to salvation, of which there is no need to repented; but the sorrow of the world works death.
2 Peter 1:4
whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises, that by these ye might be made participants of the divine nature, having fled the corruption that is in the world through lust.
But the fruit of the Spirit is this: Charity, joy, peace, tolerance, gentleness, goodness, faith,
(For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth),
being filled with fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God.
Thus hath the LORD of the hosts the God of Israel said, Amend your ways and your doings, and I will cause you to dwell in this place.
Therefore now amend your ways and your doings and hear the voice of the LORD your God; and the LORD himself will repent of the evil that he has pronounced against you.
If peradventure the house of Judah will hear all the evil which I purpose to do unto them; that they may turn each one from his evil way; and I will forgive their iniquity and their sin.