Top 7 Bible Verses About Repentance

Bible verses about repentance

Many churches don't even preach about the need for repentance anymore.  Here are my top 7 Bible verses on repentance.What is Repentance? The Greek word where repentance is used as a noun is "metanoia" which means "a change of mind."  When Jesus started His ministry He said "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand" (Matt 4:17).  In this case, Jesus used the verb form of repentance which is "metanoeō" which again means "to change one's mind" or "heartily to amend with abhorrence of one's … [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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