2 Samuel 12: 7-10. 13
King David recognises his sins, which have shown contempt for God.  Yet God will forgive him.

Galatians 2: 16. 19-21

Paul says that if the law could have saved us there would have been no point in Christ’s death upon the cross.

Luke 7:36 – 8:3
Jesus shows how the greatest sinner, when forgiven by God, can show the greatest love.