Bible Verses About Forgiveness for Healing and Peace
Forgiveness is an essential part of the Christian faith, and the Bible is filled with inspiring verses about it. Forgiveness is the act of letting go of resentment and bitterness towards those who have wronged us. It is not always easy, but it is necessary for healing relationships and finding peace of mind. Discover the power of forgiveness through the words of the Bible. These selected verses will help you find inspiration to overcome grudges, heal broken relationships, and attain inner peace.
Forgiveness in the Bible
32 Bible Scriptures about Forgiveness
With whomsoever thou findest thy gods, let him not live: before our brethren discern thou what is thine with me, and take it to thee. For Jacob knew not that Rachel had stolen them.
Genesis, Chapter: 31, Verse: 32Read full chapter
And the priest shall make an atonement for him as touching his sin that he hath sinned in one of these, and it shall be forgiven him: and the remnant shall be the priest's, as a meat offering.
Leviticus, Chapter: 5, Verse: 13Read full chapter
And he shall make amends for the harm that he hath done in the holy thing, and shall add the fifth part thereto, and give it unto the priest: and the priest shall make an atonement for him with the ram of the trespass offering, and it shall be forgiven him.
Leviticus, Chapter: 5, Verse: 16Read full chapter
And he shall bring a ram without blemish out of the flock, with thy estimation, for a trespass offering, unto the priest: and the priest shall make an atonement for him concerning his ignorance wherein he erred and wist it not, and it shall be forgiven him.
Leviticus, Chapter: 5, Verse: 18Read full chapter
And the priest shall make an atonement for him before the LORD: and it shall be forgiven him for any thing of all that he hath done in trespassing therein.
Leviticus, Chapter: 6, Verse: 7Read full chapter
And, behold, thou hast with thee Shimei the son of Gera, a Benjamite of Bahurim, which cursed me with a grievous curse in the day when I went to Mahanaim: but he came down to meet me at Jordan, and I sware to him by the LORD, saying, I will not put thee to death with the sword.
1 Kings, Chapter: 2, Verse: 8Read full chapter
And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the LORD: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the LORD: for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more.
Jeremiah, Chapter: 31, Verse: 34Read full chapter
And it came to pass, that when they had made an end of eating the grass of the land, then I said, O Lord GOD, forgive, I beseech thee: by whom shall Jacob arise? for he is small.
Amos, Chapter: 7, Verse: 2Read full chapter
But that ye may know that the Son of man hath power upon earth to forgive sins, (he said unto the sick of the palsy,) I say unto thee, Arise, and take up thy couch, and go into thine house.
Luke, Chapter: 5, Verse: 24Read full chapter
And the Lord turned, and looked upon Peter. And Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how he had said unto him, Before the cock crow, thou shalt deny me thrice.
Luke, Chapter: 22, Verse: 61Read full chapter
To whom ye forgive any thing, I forgive also: for if I forgave any thing, to whom I forgave it, for your sakes forgave I it in the person of Christ;