Conviction Of Sin

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Psalm 32:3

When I kept silent, my bones became brittle
from my groaning all day long.

Psalm 38:4

For my sins have flooded over my head;
they are a burden too heavy for me to bear.

Psalm 73:21

When I became embittered
and my innermost being was wounded,

Acts 16:29

Then the jailer called for lights, rushed in, and fell down trembling before Paul and Silas.

1 Kings 21:27

When Ahab heard these words, he tore his clothes, put sackcloth over his body, and fasted. He lay down in sackcloth and walked around subdued.

2 Kings 22:19

because your heart was tender and you humbled yourself before the Lord when you heard what I spoke against this place and against its inhabitants, that they would become a desolation and a curse, and because you have torn your clothes and wept before Me, I Myself have heard you—this is the Lord’s declaration—

Ezra 10:1

While Ezra prayed and confessed, weeping and falling facedown before the house of God, an extremely large assembly of Israelite men, women, and children gathered around him. The people also wept bitterly.

Jeremiah 3:21

A sound is heard on the barren heights,
the children of Israel weeping and begging for mercy,
for they have perverted their way;
they have forgotten the Lord their God.

Jonah 3:6-9

When word reached the king of Nineveh, he got up from his throne, took off his royal robe, put on sackcloth, and sat in ashes. Then he issued a decree in Nineveh:By order of the king and his nobles: No man or beast, herd or flock, is to taste anything at all. They must not eat or drink water. Furthermore, both man and beast must be covered with sackcloth, and everyone must call out earnestly to God. Each must turn from his evil ways and from the violence he is doing.read more.
Who knows? God may turn and relent; He may turn from His burning anger so that we will not perish.

Mark 14:72

Immediately a rooster crowed a second time, and Peter remembered when Jesus had spoken the word to him, “Before the rooster crows twice, you will deny Me three times.” When he thought about it, he began to weep.

Luke 15:21

The son said to him, ‘Father, I have sinned against heaven and in your sight. I’m no longer worthy to be called your son.’

Luke 18:13

“But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even raise his eyes to heaven but kept striking his chestand saying, ‘God, turn Your wrath from me—a sinner!’

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Conviction of sin » Examples of » Job

Jeremiah 3:21

A sound is heard on the barren heights,
the children of Israel weeping and begging for mercy,
for they have perverted their way;
they have forgotten the Lord their God.

Conviction of sin » Conviction of sin results of » Misery

Psalm 73:21

When I became embittered
and my innermost being was wounded,

Conviction of sin » Conviction of sin results of » Sting of conscience

Acts 16:29

Then the jailer called for lights, rushed in, and fell down trembling before Paul and Silas.

Conviction of sin » Examples of » Josiah

2 Kings 22:19

because your heart was tender and you humbled yourself before the Lord when you heard what I spoke against this place and against its inhabitants, that they would become a desolation and a curse, and because you have torn your clothes and wept before Me, I Myself have heard you—this is the Lord’s declaration—

Conviction of sin » Examples of » Ahab

1 Kings 21:27

When Ahab heard these words, he tore his clothes, put sackcloth over his body, and fasted. He lay down in sackcloth and walked around subdued.

Conviction of sin » Examples of » The ninevites

Jonah 3:6-9

When word reached the king of Nineveh, he got up from his throne, took off his royal robe, put on sackcloth, and sat in ashes. Then he issued a decree in Nineveh: By order of the king and his nobles: No man or beast, herd or flock, is to taste anything at all. They must not eat or drink water. Furthermore, both man and beast must be covered with sackcloth, and everyone must call out earnestly to God. Each must turn from his evil ways and from the violence he is doing. read more.
Who knows? God may turn and relent; He may turn from His burning anger so that we will not perish.

Conviction of sin » Conviction of sin results of » Burden of soul

Psalm 38:4

For my sins have flooded over my head;
they are a burden too heavy for me to bear.

Conviction of sin » Conviction of sin results of » Terror

Conviction of sin » Conviction of sin results of » Unrest

Psalm 32:3

When I kept silent, my bones became brittle
from my groaning all day long.

Conviction of sin » Examples of » The prodigal son

Luke 15:21

The son said to him, ‘Father, I have sinned against heaven and in your sight. I’m no longer worthy to be called your son.’

Conviction of sin » Examples of » The publican

Luke 18:13

“But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even raise his eyes to heaven but kept striking his chestand saying, ‘God, turn Your wrath from me—a sinner!’

Conviction of sin » Examples of » Peter

Mark 14:72

Immediately a rooster crowed a second time, and Peter remembered when Jesus had spoken the word to him, “Before the rooster crows twice, you will deny Me three times.” When he thought about it, he began to weep.

Conviction of sin » Examples of » Israel in ezra's time

Ezra 10:1

While Ezra prayed and confessed, weeping and falling facedown before the house of God, an extremely large assembly of Israelite men, women, and children gathered around him. The people also wept bitterly.

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