- Romans 3:23
- for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
- Romans 3:10
- As it is written: “There is no one righteous, not even one;"
- Romans 3:20
- Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God’s sight by the works of the law; rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin.
- 1 John 1:9
- If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.