Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But go ye and learn what that meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
But he said to them, Have ye not read what David did when he was hungry, he and those with him,
And having answered, he said to them, Have ye not read that he who made them from the beginning made them male and female,
Jesus says to them, Did ye never read in the scriptures, The stone that those who build rejected, this came to be in the head of the corner. This happened from Lord, and it is marvelous in our eyes?
But concerning the resurrection of the dead, have ye not read that which was spoken to you by God, saying,
But about the dead, that they rise, have ye not read in the book of Moses, how God spoke to him at the bush, saying, I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob?
And he said to him, What is written in the law? How read thou?
Jesus answered them, Is it not written in your law, I said, ye are gods?
To do righteousness and justice is more acceptable to LORD than sacrifice.
For I desire mercy, and not sacrifice, and the knowledge of God more than burnt-offerings.
Why shall I come before LORD, and bow myself before the high God? Shall I come before him with burnt-offerings, with calves a year old?
For the Son of man came to save that which was lost.
And when Jesus heard it he says to them, Those who are strong have no need of a physician, but those faring badly. I came not to call the righteous, but sinners for repentance.
I have not come to call the righteous but sinners to repentance.
And he spoke this parable to them, saying,
For the Son of man came to seek and to save that which was lost.
as it is written, There is no righteous man, not even one.
1 Corinthians 6:9
Or know ye not that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not led astray. Neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate men, nor homosexuals,
1 Timothy 1:13
the man who was formerly blasphemous, and a persecutor, and an aggressor. But I obtained mercy because I did it being ignorant in unbelief.