Most Relevant Verses
For then must he often have suffered since the foundation of the world: but now once in the end of the world hath he appeared to put away sin by the sacrifice of himself.
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise.
To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice.
And Samuel said, Hath the LORD as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the LORD? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to hearken than the fat of rams.
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.
For I desired mercy, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt offerings.
And to love him with all the heart, and with all the understanding, and with all the soul, and with all the strength, and to love his neighbour as himself, is more than all whole burnt offerings and sacrifices.
But to do good and to communicate forget not: for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.
Offer unto God thanksgiving; and pay thy vows unto the most High:
By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name.
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.
And they shall bring all your brethren for an offering unto the LORD out of all nations upon horses, and in chariots, and in litters, and upon mules, and upon swift beasts, to my holy mountain Jerusalem, saith the LORD, as the children of Israel bring an offering in a clean vessel into the house of the LORD.
Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.
That I should be the minister of Jesus Christ to the Gentiles, ministering the gospel of God, that the offering up of the Gentiles might be acceptable, being sanctified by the Holy Ghost.
- A Broken Heart
- Acceptance, From God
- Acceptance, Of Worship
- Acceptance, divine
- Being Grateful
- Broken Hearts
- Burnt offering
- Giving Thanks
- God's Desires
- Grace, In Human Relationships
- Grateful Heart
- Nominal Religion
- Offerings, Figurative
- Orthodoxy, In Ot
- Priesthood, In Nt
- Priests, Tasks In Nt Times
- Sacrifice, In Ot
- Sanctification, Nature And Basis
- Sin, God's Remedy For
- Thank You
- Thankfulness To Others