Devotionals Daily: A Year with Jesus

From Lead Serve Love by Gregory Lang

Forgive all wrongs.

You cannot be forgiven without also being one who can forgive. To obtain our forgiveness, our Lord makes it a condition that we have a merciful spirit as well. You are to forgive others for their wrongs in the same way that God forgives yours; mercy must not be refused if someone comes to you in the spirit of sincere repentance. Forgive all wrongs.

Yes, if you forgive others for their sins, your Father in heaven will also forgive you for your sins. But if you don’t forgive others, your Father in heaven will not forgive your sins. –  Matthew 6:14-15

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When you are praying, if you are angry with someone, forgive him so that your Father in heaven will also forgive your sins. – MARK 11:25

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But now you should forgive him and comfort him to keep him from having too much sadness and giving up completely. So I beg you to show that you love him. – 2 CORINTHIANS 2:7–8

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Be kind and loving to each other, and forgive each other just as God forgave you in Christ. – EPHESIANS 4:32

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Bear with each other, and forgive each other. If someone does wrong to you, forgive that person because the Lord forgave you. – COLOSSIANS 3:13

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