I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance."
I say to you that likewise [there] shall be more joy in heaven over one sinner repenting than over ninety-nine righteous who need no repentance.
nor present your members as instruments of unrighteousness to sin, but present yourselves to God as being alive from the dead, and your members as instruments of righteousness to God.
and saying, "The time has been fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the gospel."
Brothers, if a man is overtaken in any trespass, you who are spiritual restore such a person in a spirit of gentleness, looking out for yourself lest you also be tempted.
Therefore laying aside all filthiness and abundance of evil, in meekness receive the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.
Repent therefore and turn back, that your sins may be wiped away, in order that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord,
Just so, I say to you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents."
As many as I love, I rebuke and discipline. Be zealous therefore, and repent.
Therefore put to death your members on the earth: fornication, uncleanness, passion, evil desire, and greed, which is idolatry.
Then Peter said to them, "Repent, and let each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
The Lord does not delay concerning His promise, as some reckon slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
From that time Jesus began to preach and to say, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."
Therefore produce fruits worthy of repentance,
So then these times of ignorance God overlooked, but now He commands all men everywhere to repent,