25 Bible Verses About Repentance (NIV)
This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Repentance (NIV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.
Bible Verses About Repentance
19 Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord,
17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near."
2 Peter 3:9
9 The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.
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.
30 In the past God overlooked such ignorance, but now he commands all people everywhere to repent.
4 Or do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, tolerance and patience, not realizing that God's kindness leads you toward repentance?
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.
8 Produce fruit in keeping with repentance.
2 Chronicles 7:14
14 if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
18 When they heard this, they had no further objections and praised God, saying, "So then, God has granted even the Gentiles repentance unto life."
3 I tell you, no! But unless you repent, you too will all perish.
32 I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."
5 Remember the height from which you have fallen! Repent and do the things you did at first. If you do not repent, I will come to you and remove your lampstand from its place.
13 He who conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy.
31 God exalted him to his own right hand as Prince and Savior that he might give repentance and forgiveness of sins to Israel.
2 Timothy 2:25
25 Those who oppose him he must gently instruct, in the hope that God will grant them repentance leading them to a knowledge of the truth,
15 "The time has come," he said. "The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!"
19 Those whom I love I rebuke and discipline. So be earnest, and repent.
7 I tell you that in the same way there will be more rejoicing in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous persons who do not need to repent.
2 and saying, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near."
2 Corinthians 7:10
10 Godly sorrow brings repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regret, but worldly sorrow brings death.
15 This is what the Sovereign LORD, the Holy One of Israel, says: "In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it.
47 and repentance and forgiveness of sins will be preached in his name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
20 First to those in Damascus, then to those in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and to the Gentiles also, I preached that they should repent and turn to God and prove their repentance by their deeds.
21 I have declared to both Jews and Greeks that they must turn to God in repentance and have faith in our Lord Jesus.
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