Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But what seems to you A man had two children; and having come to the first, he said, Child, retire to-day, work in my vineyard.
Wash ye, cleanse yourselves: turn away evil from your doings from before mine eyes; leave off the evil;
Do ye therefore fruits worthy of repentance, and begin not to, say in yourselves, We have a father A braham : for I say to you, That God is able to raise children to Abraham of these stones.
But to them in Damascus first, and Jerusalem, and all the country of Judea, and to the nations, announcing to change the mind, and to turn back to God, doing works worthy of change of mind.
Or the abundance of his goodness and forbearance and long suffering dos thou despise; not knowing that the goodness of God brings thee to repentance?
2 Corinthians 7:10
For grief according to God works repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but grief of the world works death.
2 Peter 1:4
(By which the greatest and precious promises are bestowed upon us: that by these ye might be having escaped from the corruption in the world through eager desires.)
And the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faith,
(For the fruit of the Spirit in all goodness and justice and truth.;)
Filled with the fruits of justice, by Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.
Thus said Jehovah of armies, God of Israel, Make good your ways and your doings, and I will cause you to dwell in this place.
And now make good your ways and your doings, and hear to the voice of Jehovah your God; and Jehovah will lament for the evil which he spake against you.
Perhaps the house of Judah will hear all the evil which I purpose to do to them; so that they will turn back each from his evil way; and I pardoned their iniquity and their sin.