Bible Verses about Forgiveness - Scriptures on Forgiving Ourself and Others
Sometimes forgiving someone who hurt us is the last thing we want to do. Yet, God commands us to forgive others, just as He has forgiven us of our sins! It is our responsibility as Christians to love others as Christ loves us and to offer forgiveness to those who offend. Spend time talking to God about your pain and disappointment and seek His guidance in restoring relationships.
Unforgiveness is spiritually and physically unhealthy. It results in stress and bitterness that attacks your own soul, mind and body, not the other persons! These Bible verses about forgiveness will remind you of God's own forgiveness of your sins and help you find freedom and peace to forgive.
Discover the best Bible verses about forgiveness in the collection of scripture quotes!
12 And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. 13 And lead us not into temptation,but deliver us from the evil one.' 14 For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. 15 But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.
13 When you were dead in your sins and in the uncircumcision of your flesh, God made you alive with Christ. He forgave us all our sins, 14 having canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross. 15 And having disarmed the powers and authorities, he made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them by the cross.