From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
I say to you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repents, more than over ninety and nine just persons, which need no repentance.
I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance:
Blessed are those who wash their robes, so that they may have the right to the tree of life and may enter the city by its gates.
For I am the LORD, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt to be your God; therefore be holy, because I am holy.
“Truly I tell you,” He said, “unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.