God forgives, all you have to do is realize and repent. Here are 20 bible verses on repentance and forgiveness.
For you to repent, you must realise that you have made a mistake and you regret it. Once you realise, you should try to correct it, if possible. Even if you can not correct, you have to trust God and forgive yourself first.
The regret will help you grow and prevent you from making more mistakes in the future.
Once you forgive yourself and make God incharge of what you have done. God will not only fix your mistake but also forgive you.
This does not mean that you do wrong things on purpose and repent.
We hope that these bible verses on repentance and forgiveness of God will help you forgive yourself, teach you the importance of repentance and make you trust in the forgiving nature of god.
20 Bible Verses On Repentance And Forgiveness Of God.
These bible verses on repentance and forgiveness are from the New King James Version of bible.
- If My people who are called by My name will humble themselves, and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land.
2 Chronicles 7:14
- For the Lord your God is gracious and merciful, and will not turn His face from you if you return to Him.
2 Chronicles 30:9
- The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.
2 Peter 3:9
- But go and learn what this means: ‘I desire mercy and not sacrifice.’ For I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance.
- From that time Jesus began to preach and to say, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.”
- Draw near to God and He will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, you double-minded.
- If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
1 John 1:9
- Repent therefore and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, so that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord.
- He who covers his sins will not prosper,
But whoever confesses and forsakes them will have mercy.
- Therefore bear fruits worthy of repentance.
- As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten. Therefore be zealous and repent.
- I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance.
- And saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the gospel.”
- “Return to Me,” says the Lord of hosts, “and I will return to you,” says the Lord of hosts.
- Likewise, I say to you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents.
- Then Peter said to them, “Repent, and let every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.”
- So rend your heart and not your garments; Return to the Lord your God, For He is gracious and merciful, Slow to anger, and of great kindness; And He relents from doing harm.
- I say to you that likewise there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine just persons who need no repentance.
- “For I have no pleasure in the death of one who dies,” says the Lord God. “Therefore turn and live!”
- Truly, these times of ignorance God overlooked, but now commands all men everywhere to repent.
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These were 20 bible verses on repentance and forgiveness.
We hope these help you repent and improve.
God loves you and he forgives!
May you realise and regret and repent. God will forgive you and fix your mistake.
In Jesus’ name, Amen!