25 Bible Verses About Forgiveness (NIV)

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This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Forgiveness (NIV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.

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Bible Verses About Forgiveness

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Ephesians 4:32

32 Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.

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Mark 11:25

25 And when you stand praying, if you hold anything against anyone, forgive him, so that your Father in heaven may forgive you your sins."

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1202

1 John 1:9

9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.

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1018

Matthew 6:15

15 But if you do not forgive men their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.

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953

Matthew 18:21-22

21 Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?" 22 Jesus answered, "I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times.

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880

Matthew 6:14-15

14 For if you forgive men when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. 15 But if you do not forgive men their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.

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752

Luke 6:37

37 "Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven.

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690

Colossians 3:13

13 Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.

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568

James 5:16

16 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.

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498

Luke 6:27

27 "But I tell you who hear me: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,

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387

Psalm 103:10-14

10 he does not treat us as our sins deserve or repay us according to our iniquities. 11 For as high as the heavens are above the earth, so great is his love for those who fear him; 12 as far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us. 13 As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him; 14 for he knows how we are formed, he remembers that we are dust.

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374

Proverbs 10:12

12 Hatred stirs up dissension, but love covers over all wrongs.

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317

Matthew 6:12

12 Forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.

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316

Acts 2:38

38 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 Holy Spirit.

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313

Ephesians 1:7

7 In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God's grace

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311

Matthew 6:14

14 For if you forgive men when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.

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307

1 Corinthians 10:13

13 No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it.

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286

Luke 17:3-4

3 So watch yourselves. "If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him. 4 If he sins against you seven times in a day, and seven times comes back to you and says, 'I repent,' forgive him."

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267

Proverbs 17:9

9 He who covers over an offense promotes love, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.

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257

Romans 3:23

23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,

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243

Isaiah 1:18

18 "Come now, let us reason together," says the LORD. "Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool.

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242

Psalm 32:5

5 Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity. I said, "I will confess my transgressions to the LORD "- and you forgave the guilt of my sin. Selah

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215

Proverbs 28:13

13 He who conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy.

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207

Luke 23:34

34 Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing." And they divided up his clothes by casting lots.

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198

Daniel 9:9

9 The Lord our God is merciful and forgiving, even though we have rebelled against him;

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