And you, Capernaum, will you be exalted to heaven? You will go down to Hades. For if the miracles that were done in you had been done in Sodom, it would have remained until today.
But I tell you, it will be more tolerable for the land of Sodom on the day of judgment than for you."
And that slave who knew his master's will and didn't prepare himself or do it will be severely beaten.
"If you were blind," Jesus told them, "you wouldn't have sin. But now that you say, 'We see'-- your sin remains.
If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin. Now they have no excuse for their sin.
There is life in the path of righteousness, but another path leads to death.
Gray hair is a glorious crown; it is found in the way of righteousness.
For John came to you in the way of righteousness, and you didn't believe him. Tax collectors and prostitutes did believe him, but you, when you saw it, didn't even change your minds then and believe him.
The words of his mouth are malicious and deceptive; he has stopped acting wisely and doing good.
Even on his bed he makes malicious plans. He sets himself on a path that is not good and does not reject evil.
But as for those who turn aside to crooked ways, the LORD will banish them with the evildoers. Peace be with Israel.
Now if a righteous person turns from his righteousness and practices iniquity, and I put a stumbling block in front of him, he will die. If you did not warn him, he will die because of his sin and the righteous acts he did will not be remembered. Yet I will hold you responsible for his blood.
But when a righteous person turns from his righteousness and practices iniquity, committing the same abominations that the wicked do, will he live? None of the righteous acts he did will be remembered. He will die because of the treachery he has engaged in and the sin he has committed.
And I saw that she had defiled herself; both of them [had taken] the same path.
and those who turn back from following the LORD, who do not seek the LORD or inquire of Him.
So then, the law is holy, and the commandment is holy and just and good.
For you know what commands we gave you through the Lord Jesus.