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, and they that were with him?
But he answering said to them, Have ye not read that he who made them, from the beginning made them male and female,
Jesus says to them, Have ye never read in the scriptures, The stone which they that builded rejected, this has become the corner-stone: this is of the Lord, and it is wonderful in our eyes?
But concerning the resurrection of the dead, have ye not read what was spoken to you by God, saying,
But concerning the dead that they rise, have ye not read in the book of Moses, in the section of the bush, how God spoke to him, 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 readest thou?
Jesus answered them, Is it not written in your law, I said, Ye are gods?
To exercise justice and judgment is more acceptable to Jehovah than sacrifice.
For I delight in loving-kindness, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt-offerings.
Wherewith shall I come before Jehovah, bow myself before the high God? Shall I come before him with burnt-offerings, with calves of a year old?
For the Son of man has come to save that which was lost.
And Jesus having heard it says to them, They that are strong have not need of a physician, but those who are ill. I have not come to call righteous men, but sinners.
I am not come to call righteous persons, but sinful ones to repentance.
And he spoke to them this parable, saying,
for the Son of man has come to seek and to save that which is lost.
according as it is written, There is not a righteous man, not even one;
1 Corinthians 6:9
Do ye not know that unrighteous persons shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not err: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor those who make women of themselves, nor who abuse themselves with men,
1 Timothy 1:13
who before was a blasphemer and persecutor, and an insolent overbearing man: but mercy was shewn me because I did it ignorantly, in unbelief.