Bible Verses by Topic: Forgiveness
What does the Bible say about Forgiveness
Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they do not
know what they are doing."
"Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins
may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come
from the Lord,"
In accordance with your great love, forgive the sin
of these people, just as you have pardoned them from
the time they left Egypt until now." The LORD
replied, "I have forgiven them, as you asked.
Nevertheless, as surely as I live and as surely as
the glory of the LORD fills the whole earth,
Do not say, "I'll pay you back for this wrong!" Wait
for the LORD, and he will deliver you.
Who is a God like you, who pardons sin and forgives
the transgression of the remnant of his inheritance?
You do not stay angry forever but delight to show
mercy. You will again have compassion on us; you
will tread our sins underfoot and hurl all our
iniquities into the depths of the sea.
Leave your gift there in front of the altar. First
go and be reconciled to your brother; then come and
offer your gift.
But I tell you: Love your enemies and pray for those
who persecute you, that you may be sons of your
Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the
evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous
and the unrighteous.
This, then, is how you should pray: Our Father in
heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come,
your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give
us today our daily bread. Forgive us our debts, as
we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not
into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one.
For if you forgive men when they sin against you,
your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if
you do not forgive men their sins, your Father will
not forgive your sins.
This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured
out for many for the forgiveness of sins.
When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the
paralytic, "Son, your sins are forgiven."
And when you stand praying, if you hold anything
against anyone, forgive him, so that your Father in
heaven may forgive you your sins.
Therefore, I tell you, her many sins have been
forgiven—for she loved much. But he who has been
forgiven little loves little." Then Jesus said to
her, "Your sins are forgiven."
He told them, "This is what is written: The Christ
will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day,
and repentance and forgiveness of sins will be
preached in his name to all nations, beginning at
And with that he breathed on them and said, "Receive
the Holy Spirit. 23If you forgive anyone his sins,
they are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they
are not forgiven."
Peter replied, "Repent and be baptized, every one of
you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness
of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the
All the prophets testify about him that everyone who
believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through
I will rescue you from your own people and from the
Gentiles. I am sending you to them 18to open their
eyes and turn them from darkness to light, and from
the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive
forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are
sanctified by faith in me.'
In him we have redemption through his blood, the
forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches
of God's grace
For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness
and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves,
Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances
you may have against one another. Forgive as the
Lord forgave you.
Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray
for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer
of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
1 John 1:7
But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light,
we have fellowship with one another, and the blood
of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all[a] sin.
1 John 1:9-10
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and
will forgive us our sins and purify us from all
unrighteousness. If we claim we have not sinned, we
make him out to be a liar and his word has no place
in our lives..
What does the Bible say about Forgiveness?