Bear, therefore, fruits worthy of the reformation,
I came not to call righteous men, but sinners, to reformation.'
the times, indeed, therefore, of the ignorance God having overlooked, does now command all men everywhere to reform,
No -- I say to you, but, if you may not reform, all you even so shall perish.
From that time began Jesus to proclaim and to say, 'Reform you, for come near has the reign of the heavens.'
and Peter said unto them, 'Reform, and be baptized each of you on the name of Jesus Christ, to remission of sins, and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit,
'I say to you, that so joy shall be in the heaven over one sinner reforming, rather than over ninety-nine righteous men, who have no need of reformation.
if we may confess our sins, steadfast He is and righteous that He may forgive us the sins, and may cleanse us from every unrighteousness;
draw near to God, and He will draw near to you; cleanse hands, you sinners! and purify hearts, you two-souled!
'As many as I love, I do convict and chasten; be zealous, then, and reform;
reform you, therefore, and turn back, for your sins being blotted out, that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord,
and saying -- 'Fulfilled has been the time, and the reign of God has come near, reform you, and believe in the good news.'
the Lord is not slow in regard to the promise, as certain count slowness, but is long-suffering to us, not counselling any to be lost but all to pass on to reformation,
but having gone, learn you what is, Kindness I will, and not sacrifice, for I did not come to call righteous men, but sinners, to reformation.'
'So I say to you, joy does come before the messengers of God over one sinner reforming.'