Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Moreover the law entered, that the offence might abound. But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound:
What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound?
"I desire mercy rather than sacrifice:" for I came not to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance.
Wherefore, I tell thee, her sins though many are forgiven, for she loved much: but he to whom little is forgiven, loveth but little.
And one of the malefactors that were executed with Him reviled Him, saying, If thou be the Messiah, save thyself and us.
The thief cometh only to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they may have life, and may have it in perfection.
1 Corinthians 6:9
What! know ye not that the unjust shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor the effeminate, nor sodomites,
to the praise of his glorious grace, whereby He hath made us acceptable in the Beloved:
And you hath he made alive who were dead in trespasses and sins,
1 Timothy 1:13
who before was a blasphemer, and a persecutor, and an oppressor. But I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief: and the grace of our Lord superabounded,
For we also were formerly foolish, disobedient, going astray, enslaved to various disorderly appetites and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.