to give a knowledge of salvation to his people, with a forgiveness of sins,
A voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare the way of the Lord! Make his paths straight.
And he went into all the region about the Jordan, preaching the baptism of a change of mind for the forgiveness of sins;
and all flesh shall see the salvation of God.
Therefore, I tell you, her sins, which are many, are forgiven; for she has loved much; but he to whom little is forgiven, loves little.
This man came for a testimony, to testify of the light, that all might believe through him.
John testified of him, and cried, saying, This is the one of whom I said, He that comes after me existed before me, for he was before me.
On the next day he saw Jesus coming to him, and said, Behold the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world.
And I have seen and testified that this is the Son of God.
John answered and said, A man can receive nothing unless it is given him from heaven.
And Peter said to them, Change your minds, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of sins, and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Change your minds, therefore, and turn yourselves, that your sins may be blotted out, that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord,
him has God exalted, a Prince and Saviour at his right hand, to give a change of mind to Israel and the forgiveness of sins.
To him all the prophets bear witness, that every one who believes in him has forgiveness of sins through his name.
Be it known to you therefore, men and brothers, that through this man is preached to you the forgiveness of sins,
Paul said, John indeed baptized [administered] the baptism of a change of mind, telling the people to believe on him that was to come after him, that is, on Jesus.
whom God set forth [to be] a propitiator through faith in his blood, to show his righteousness because of the passing by of the errors committed previously in the forbearance of God,
As David describes the blessedness of the man to whom the Lord accounts righteousness without works,