Genesis 8:21; Job 14:4; Job 15:14; Psalm 51:5; Jeremiah 17:9; Matthew 15:19; Romans 3:23

21 And when the Lord smelled kthe pleasing aroma, the Lord said in his heart, I will never again lcurse1 the ground because of man, for mthe intention of man's heart is evil from his youth. nNeither will I ever again strike down every living creature as I have done.


Who can bring sa clean thing out of an unclean?

There is not one.


14  eWhat is man, fthat he can be pure?

Or he who is gborn of a woman, that he can be righteous?


Behold, fI was brought forth in iniquity,

and in sin did my mother conceive me.


The heart is deceitful above all things,

and desperately sick;

who can understand it?


19 For out of the heart come bevil thoughts, cmurder, adultery, sexual immorality, theft, false witness, dslander.


23 for fall have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,