Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then I confessed my sin; I no longer covered up my wrongdoing. I said, "I will confess my rebellious acts to the Lord." And then you forgave my sins. (Selah)
For I am aware of my rebellious acts; I am forever conscious of my sin.
if I have covered my transgressions as men do, by hiding iniquity in my heart,
That person sings to others, saying: 'I have sinned and falsified what is right, but I was not punished according to what I deserved.
The one who covers his transgressions will not prosper, but whoever confesses them and forsakes them will find mercy.
2 Corinthians 7:7
We were encouraged not only by his arrival, but also by the encouragement you gave him, as he reported to us your longing, your mourning, your deep concern for me, so that I rejoiced more than ever.