TO UNDERSTAND THE MERCY, GRACE, JUSTIFICATION, FORGIVENESS OF
GOD, WE MUST FIRST UNDERSTAND SIN - AND HENCE WHY WE NEED MERCY,
ALL ABOUT SIN #3
FORGIVENESS OF SIN
Ex.34:6. And the Lord passed by before him, and proclaimed, The
Lord, The Lord God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and
abundant in goodness and truth, 7. Keeping mercy for thousands,
forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, Num. 14:18.
Lev. 4:20. And he shall do with the bullock as he did with the
bullock for a sin offering, so shall he do with this: and the
priest shall make an atonement for them, and it shall be forgiven
them. 26. And he shall burn all his fat upon the altar, as the
fat of the sacrifice of peace offerings: and the priest shall
make an atonement for him as concerning his sin, and it shall be
forgiven him. vs. 31,35; Lev. 5:10-13; Num. 15:25.
Lev. 5:4. If a soul swear, pronouncing with his lips to do evil,
or to do good, whatsoever it be that a man shall pronounce with
an oath, and it be hid from him; when he knoweth of it, then he
shall be guilty in one of these. 5. And it shall be, when he
shall be guilty in one of these things, that he shall confess
that he hath sinned in that thing: 6. And he shall bring his
trespass offering unto the LORD for his sin which he hath sinned,
a female from the flock, a lamb or a kid of the goats, for a sin
offering; and the priest shall make an atonement for him
concerning his sin. 7. And if he be not able to bring a lamb,
then he shall bring for his trespass, which he hath committed,
two turtle-doves, or two young pigeons, unto the LORD; one for a
sin offering, and the other for a burnt offering, 8. And he shall
bring them unto the priest, who shall offer that which is for the
sin offering first, and wring off his head from his neck, but
shall not divide it asunder: 9. And he shall sprinkle of the
blood of the sin offering upon the side of the altar, and the
rest of the blood shall be wrung out at the bottom of the altar:
it is a sin offering. 10. And he shall offer the second for a
burnt offering, according to the manner: and the priest shall
make an atonement for him for his sin which he hath sinned, and
it shall be forgiven him.
Num. 14:20. And the LORD said, I have pardoned according to tby
2 Sam. 12:13. And David said unto Nathan, I have sinned against
the LORD. And Nathan said unto David, The LORD also hath put away
thy sin; thou shalt not die.
1 Kin. 8:33. When thy people Israel be smitten down before the
enerny, because they have sinned against thee, and shall turn
again to thee, and confess thy name, and pray, and make
supplication unto thee in this house: 34. Then hear thou in
heaven, and forgive the sin of thy people Israel. and bring them
again unto the land which thou gavest unto their fathers. vs,
Job 10:14. If I sin, then thou markest me, and thou wilt not
acquit me from mine iniquity.
Psa. 19:12. Who can understand his errors? cleanse thou me from
Psa. 25:7. Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my
transgressions: according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy
goodness' sake, O LORD. 11. For thy name's sake, O LORD, pardon
mine iniquity; for it is great. 18. Look upon mine affliction and
my pain; and forgive all my sins.
Psa. 32:1. Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose
sin is covered. 2. Blessed is the man unto whom the LORD imputeth
not iniquity, and in whose spirit there is no guile. 5. I
acknowledged my sin unto thee, and mine iniquity have I not hid.
I said, I will confess my transgressions unto the Loin; and thou
forgavest the iniquity of my sin.
Psa. 51:9. Hide thy face from my sins, and blot out all mine
Psa. 65:3. Iniquities prevail against me as for our
transgressions, thou shalt purge them away.
Psa. 79:9. Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of thy
name: and deliver us, and purge away our sins, for thy name's
Psa. 85:2. Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people, thou
hast covered all their sin. 3. Thou hast taken away all thy wrath
thou hast turned thyself from the fierceness of thine anger.
Psa. 99:8. Thou answeredst them, O LORD our God: thou wast a God
that forgavest them, though thou tookest vengeance of their
Psa. 103.12. As far as the east is from the west, so far hath he
removed our transgressions from us.
Psa. 1.10:4. But there is forgiveness with thee that thou mayest
Isa. 1:18. Come now, and let us reason together, saith the Lord:
though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow;
though they be red like crimson, they shall he as wool.
Isa. 6:6. Then flew one of the seraphims unto me, having a live
coal in his hand, which he had taken with the tongs from off the
altar: 7. And he laid it upon my mouth, and said, Lo, this hath
touched thy lips; and thine iniquity is taken away, and thy sin
Isa. 43:25. I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions
for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins. 26. Put me in
remembrance: let us plead together: declare thou, that thou
mayest be justified.
Isa. 44:21. Remember these, O Jacob and Israel; for thou art my
servant: I have formed thee; thou art my servant: O Israel, thou
shalt not be forgotten of me. 22. I have blotted out, as a thick
cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins return unto
me; for I have redeemed thee.
Isa. 55:6. Seek ye the LORD while he may be found, call ye upon
him while he is near 7. Let the wicked forsake his way, and the
unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the LORD,
and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will
Jer. 2:22. For though thou wash thee with lye and take thee much
sope, yet thine iniquity is marked before me, saith the Lord GOD.
Jer. 5:1. Run ye to and fro through the streets of Jerusalem, and
see now, and know, and seek in the broad places thereof, if ye
can find a man, if there be any that executeth judgment, that
seeketh the truth; and I will pardon it. 7. How shall I pardon
thee for this? thy children have forsaken me, and sworn by them
that are no gods: when I had fed them to the full, they then
committed adultery, and assembled themselves by troops in the
Jer. 31:34. And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour,
and every man his brother, saying; Know the LORD: for they shall
all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them,
saith the LORD: for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will
remember their sin no more.
Jer. 33:8. And I will cleanse them from all their iniquity
whereby they have sinned against me; and I will pardon all their
iniquities, whereby they have sinned, and whereby they have
trangressed against me.
Ezek. 33:14. Again, when I say unto the wicked, Thou shalt surely
die, if he turn from his sin, and do that which is lawful and
right; 15. If the wicked restore the pledge, give again that he
had robbed, walk in the statutes of life, without committing
iniquity; he shall surely live, he shall not (lie. [Chapter
18:21;22.] 16. None of his sins that he hath committed shall be
mentioned unto him: he hath done that which is lawful and right;
he shall surely live.
Matt. 121. And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call
his name JESUS for he shall save his people from their sins.
Matt. 6:12. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
14. For if ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly
Father will also forgive you: 15. But if ye forgive not men their
trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.
Matt. 18:23. Therefore is the kingdom of heaven likened unto a
certain king, which would take account of his servants. 24. And
when he had begun to reckon, one was brought unto him, which owed
him ten thousand talents. 25. But forasmuch as he had not to pay,
his lord commanded him to be sold, and his wife, and children,
and all that he had, and payment to be made. 26. The servant
therefore fell down, and worshipped him saying, Lord, have
patience with me, and I will pay thee all. 27. Then the lord of
that servant was moved with compassion, and loosed him, and
forgave him the debt.
Matt. 26:28. This is my blood of the new testament, which is shed
for many for the remission of sins.
Mark 2:5. When Jesus saw their faith, he said unto the sick of
the palsy, Son, thy sins be forgiven thee. 7. Why doth this man
thus speak blasphemies? who can forgive sins but God only ? Matt.
9:2,6; Luke 5:21,24.
Mark 3:28. Verily I say unto you, All sins shall be forgiven unto
the sons of men, and blasphemies wherewith soever they shall
Mark 11:26. But if ye do not forgive, neither will your Father
which is in heaven forgive your trespasses. Matt. 18:35.
Luke 3:3. And he came into all the country about Jordan,
preaching the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins.
Luke 24:47. That repentance and remission of sins should be
preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
John 8:11. Jesus said unto her, Neither do I condemn thee: go,
and sin no more.
John 20:23. Whose soever sins ye remit, they are remitted unto
them; and whose soever sins ye retain, they are retained.
Acts 2:38. Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized
every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of
sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.
Acts 10:36. The word which God sent unto the children of Israel,
preaching peace by Jesus Christ: (he is Lord of all:) 43. To him
give all the propliets witness, that through his name whosoever
believeth in him shall receive remission of sins.
Acts 13:38. Be it known unto you therefore, men and brethren,
that through this man is preached unto you the forgiveness of
sins: 39. And by him all that believe are justified from all
things, from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.
Acts 26:16. Rise, and stand upon thy feet for I have appeared
unto thee for this purpose, to make thee a minister and a witness
both of these things which thou hast seen, and of those things in
the which I will appear unto thee; 17. Delivering thee from the
people, and front the Gentiles, unto whom now I send thee, 18. To
open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and
from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive
forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them which are
sanctified by faith that is in me.
Rom. 4:7. Blessed are they whose iniquities are forgiven, and
whose sins are covered. 8. Blessed is the man to whom the Lord
will not impute sin.
Eph. 4:32. And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted,
forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath
Col. 2:13. And you, being dead in your sins and the
uncircumcision of your flesh, hath he quickened together with
him, having forgiven you all trespasses.
Heb. 8:12. I will be merciful to their unrighteousness, and their
sins and their iniquities will I remember no more.
Heb. 9:22. Almost all things are by the law purged with blood;
and without shedding of blood is no remission.
Heb. 10:2. For then would they not have ceased to be offered?
because that the worshippers once purged should have had no more
conscience of sins. 17. And their sins and iniquities will I
remember no more. 18. Now where remission of these is, there is
no more offering for sin.
Jas. 5:15. And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the
Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they
shall be forgiven him. 20. Let him know, that he which converteth
the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from
death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.
1 John 1:7. If we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we
have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ
his Son cleanseth us from all sin. 9. If we confess our sins, he
is faithful and just to forgive us our sins. and to cleanse us
from all unrighteousness.
1 John 2:1. If any man sin, we have an advocate with the bather,
Jesus Christ the righteous: 2. And he is the propitiation for our
sins: and not for ours only, but also for the sins of the whole
world. 12. I write unto ,you, little children, because your sins
are forgiven you for his name's sake.
1 John 5:16. If any man see his brother sin a sin which is not
unto death, he shall ask, and he shall give him life for them
that sin not unto death. There is a sin unto death: I do not say
that he shall pray for it. Matt. 12:31,32; Luke 12:10.
Rev. 1:5. And from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, and
the first begotten (born) of the dead, and the prince of the
kings of the earth. Unto him that loved us, and washed us from
our sins in his own blood.
Nave's Topical Bible says:
See ATONEMENT; CONVICTION; OFFERINGS; REPENTANCE.
To be continued