Romans 3:5; Romans 5:8; Romans 16:1

5 But if our unrighteousness commend the righteousness of God, what shall we say ? Is God unrighteous who taketh vengeance? (I speak as a man)
8 But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
1 I commend unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea: