Bible Verses About sin
Everyone struggles with sin. As a Christian, we are not immune to sin but we are not bound by it either. When we learn bible verses about sin, we can be better equipped to deal with it when it comes into our lives.
Bible Verses About SIN
All of us have sinned and fallen short of God’s glory. But God treats us much better than we deserve, and because of Christ Jesus, he freely accepts us and sets us free from our sins.
Why, then, do you look at the speck in your brother’s eye and pay no attention to the log in your own eye?
So then, if we do not do the good we know we should do, we are guilty of sin.
You must put to death, then, the earthly desires at work in you, such as sexual immorality, indecency, lust, evil passions, and greed (for greed is a form of idolatry).
The Lord is not slow to do what he has promised, as some think. Instead, he is patient with you, because he does not want anyone to be destroyed, but wants all to turn away from their sins.
The death he died, he died to sin once for all; but the life he lives, he lives to God.
All of us have become like one who is unclean, and all our righteous acts are like filthy rags; we all shrivel up like a leaf, and like the wind our sins sweep us away.
Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper, but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy.
And so I tell you, every kind of sin and slander can be forgiven, but blasphemy against the Spirit will not be forgiven.
1 John 1:7-9
But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from allOr “every”sin. 8 If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us. 9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry. 6Because of these, the wrath of God is coming.Some early manuscripts “coming on those who are disobedient”
1 Corinthians 15:57
But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
Remember, Lord, your great mercy and love,
for they are from of old.
Do not remember the sins of my youth
and my rebellious ways;
according to your love remember me,
for you, Lord, are good.
Sin = death. But we have an answer. Jesus. He is the only cure for death.
Sin is everywhere, in our lives daily, as the result of the fall. We all deal with sin daily. But we don’t have to let it defeat us or cause us to stumble. This is because we have a Savior that forgives and forgets. He casts our sin as far as the east is from the west. And we can rely on that to strengthen us. We can also read bible verses about sin and forgiveness to learn how to handle sin and overcome it.
Devotions ABOUT SIN
The Lord gives us a new heart. He does this because the old heart, the heart of sin, is hard as a rock and cannot accept the things of God. A heart full of sin cannot obey God. It cannot long for the things of God. It cannot hear God when He speaks. It has no desire for the things God provides.
If you’re like me, you sometimes struggle with envy. It’s an ugly sin. Struggling with selfishness or fear sounds less offensive than being envious. Envy is a hard sin to admit out loud, but it’s a common sin for us Christians.
As Christians we seem all too willing to live with spiritual cancer while we demand the immediate, total removal of the physical disease. Do we trust God to use his two-edged sword to remove sin from our lives?
Have you ever starred at your ceiling, replaying some sin or mistake over and over and over again? Wondering why you can’t let it go? Even after you’ve confessed, repented, and apologized? Ever feel like your thoughts are being held captive by someone else?
I fear that not just society, but Christians are in a place where we want our good intentions to get us an honorable mention before God. As for intentions, God examines our true intentions, and He says it’s a sin if you know you can do better and still don’t.