Sunday, February 19, 2012

Essential Bible verses on forgiveness

  1. Blessed is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered. (Psalm 32:2)
  2. If we confess our sins, God is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and cleanse us from all unrighteousness. (1 John 1:9)
  3. The LORD forgives all your sins, and heals all your diseases. (Ps 103:3)
  4. As far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us. (Psalm 103:12)
  5. Look, the lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world. (John 1:29)
  6. There is more rejoicing in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous who had no need to repent. (Luke 15:7)
  7. And he took the cup, and gave thanks, and gave it to them, saying, "Drink of it, all of you. For this is my blood of the new covenant, which is shed for many for the forgiveness of sins." (Matthew 26:28)
  8. If God is for us, who can be against us? (Romans 8:31)
  9. There is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. (Romans 8:1)
  10. The Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins.(Matthew 9:6)
  11. Take heart, your sins are forgiven. (Matthew 9:2)
  12. Neither do I condemn you. Go and sin no more. (John 8:11)

4 comments:

Martin LaBar said...

A good compilation!

Weekend Fisher said...

Thank you for the encouragement!

Debra Seiling said...

I especially like that you included: If we confess our sins, God is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and cleanse us from all unrighteousness.(1 John 1:9)This is significant, because God not only forgives us, but leads to be better examples of how He works in our lives. Debbie http://bible-passages.blogspot.com

Tammie Browne said...

Forgiveness in the Holy Bible: http://www.holy-bibles.org/search5/forgive.htm