Tag Archives: Forgiveness

Pilgrims’ Progress: Repentance and reconciliation

Exodus 33 & 34 As a result of Moses’ impassioned intercession (Exodus 32:11-13), Yahweh does not destroy the Israelites; but that does not mean that what they have done can be brushed under the carpet. His presence is temporarily withdrawn … Continue reading

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The final solution

We believe in… the forgiveness of sins… Jeremiah 31:33,34 …for I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more. (verse 34) The original covenant between God and His people, made at Mount Sinai after the Exodus, had … Continue reading

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The two kingdoms

“I am sending you to them to 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 … Continue reading

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True worship: Confessing sin

Those who have been redeemed and brought into fellowship with God do not lose their basic sinful nature. Sadly, we continue to commit sins – and it is both intellectually and spiritually dishonest to claim otherwise (I John 1:8). So … Continue reading

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The God who forgives sins

We believe in… the forgiveness of sins… Mark 2:10 “The Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins.” The Jews made a close link between sin and suffering, and everyone present in that house would have assumed that … Continue reading

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‘Come and settle the matter’

We believe in… the forgiveness of sins… Isaiah 1:18 “Come now, let us settle the matter,’ says the LORD. ‘Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be white as snow; though they are red like crimson, they shall be … Continue reading

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Can all our sins be forgiven?

25) Does Christ’s death mean that all our sins can be forgiven? Yes, because Christ’s death on the cross fully paid the penalty for our sin, God graciously imputes Christ’s righteousness to us as if it were our own and … Continue reading

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