3 Bible Stories About Forgiveness

Bible Stories About Forgiveness

One of the hardest things to do is to forgive. Many people will say that they have forgiven someone, but the next time things get difficult with that person, all the things that they allegedly forgave them for are brought back up for argument. The following three Bible stories about forgiveness will demonstrate what forgiveness is all about.Joseph and his brothers (Genesis 37-50) Most people know the story of Joseph who was one of the sons of Jacob, who made it a point to show that Joseph … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Forgiveness

Bible verses about forgiveness

What Bible verses do you think of when you think of forgiveness?  Here are what I consider perhaps the top seven Bible verses on forgiveness.  What is one of yours?The World's Definition of Forgiveness The world's definition of forgiveness is remarkably different from that which the Bible describes. If you were to ask someone off the street what forgiveness meant they might say it's the act of forgiving someone of something, having a willingness to forgive someone from something that t … [Read more...]

What Is Repentance? Bible Definition of Repent and Repentance

What is Repentance

What exactly is repentance?  Why is it so important?  Are the terms repent and repentance the same or are they different?What Repent Means The Greek word for repent in the New Testament is “metanoeo” which means “to change one’s mind” and this involves a turning from sin with contrition to God.  It’s like you headed out for a drive down the freeway but you went down the wrong way and were now headed in the wrong lane and the traffic was now coming straight at you.   You need to turn around a … [Read more...]


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