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Was Jesus speaking ironically of the Pharisees in Luke 15:7 when He said "99 righteous persons who need no repentance"?

Luke 15 is all about repentance V.2-3 Both the Pharisees and scribes began to grumble, saying, "This Man receives sinners and eats with them". So He told them this parable...
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Why/How did the condemnation of Jesus spark remorse in Judas? Matthew 27:3

Then when Judas, who had betrayed Him, saw that He had been condemned, he felt remorse and returned the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders, - Mat 27:3 LSB What inferences from ...
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What are the implications of 1 Peter 3:20 in terms of the scope of the Flood Judgement?

1 Peter 3:20 says that, after the crucifixion, Jesus preached to: [those who] sometime were disobedient, when once the longsuffering of God waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was a preparing......
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What Was the Sin of Nineveh? (Jonah 1:2)

The Book of Jonah begins with God's call to the famous reluctant prophet: “Arise, go to Nin′eveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their wickedness has come up before me.” As far as I can ...