“For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.” John 1:17 (KJV)
“So then it is not of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that sheweth mercy” (Romans 9:16 KJV) In the book of Luke 18:9-14, Jesus spoke a parable to illustrate the fact that we are not to trust in our own righteousness and works but in the mercy of God….
“Beloved, I pray that you may prosper in all things and be in health, just as your soul prospers.” 3 John 2 (KJV)
“But one thing is needful: and Mary hath chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.” Luke 10:42 (KJV)
“And she had a sister called Mary, who also sat at Jesus’ feet and heard His word.” Luke 10:39 (KJV)