Repent or Perish
There were some present at that very time who told him about the Galileans whose blood p Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices.
And he answered them, q "Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners than all the other Galileans, because they suffered in this way?
No, I tell you; but unless you r repent, you will all likewise perish.
Or those eighteen on whom the tower in s Siloam fell and killed them: do you think that they were worse offenders than all the others who lived in Jerusalem?
No, I tell you; but unless you r repent, you will all likewise perish."
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene.
Remember: who that was innocent ever perished? Or where were the upright cut off?
And his disciples asked him, "Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?
When the native people saw the creature hanging from his hand, they said to one another, "No doubt this man is a murderer. Though he has escaped from the sea, Justice has not allowed him to live.
I have not come to call the righteous but sinners to repentance.
And said to him, "Go, wash in the pool of Siloam" (which means Sent). So he went and washed and came back seeing.
He answered, "The man called Jesus made mud and anointed my eyes and said to me, 'Go to Siloam and wash.' So I went and washed and received my sight.
No, I tell you; but unless you repent, you will all likewise perish.