41 Bible Verses about Making Mistakes
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For in many things we all offend. If any man offend not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to bridle the whole body.
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good; and he that hastens with his feet sins.
Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do you.
You did run well; who did hinder you that you should not obey the truth?
Turn not to the right hand nor to the left: remove your foot from evil.
For there is not a just man upon earth, that does good, and sins not.
Jesus answered and said unto them, You do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God.
In the multitude of words there lacks not sin: but he that refrains his lips is wise.
For it is better, if the will of God be so, that you suffer for well doing, than for evil doing.
Behold, he put no trust in his servants; and his angels he charged with folly:
But if you will not do so, behold, you have sinned against the LORD: and be sure your sin will find you out.
Permit not your mouth to cause your flesh to sin; neither say before the angel, that it was an error: why should God be angry at your voice, and destroy the work of your hands?
Better is it that you should not vow, than that you should vow and not pay.
And the priest shall make an atonement for all the congregation of the children of Israel, and it shall be forgiven them; for it is ignorance: and they shall bring their offering, a sacrifice made by fire unto the LORD, and their sin offering before the LORD, for their ignorance:
Who can have compassion on the ignorant, and on them that are wayward; for he himself also is beset with weakness.
The foolishness of man perverts his way: and his heart frets against the LORD.
Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions: according to your mercy remember me for your goodness' sake, O LORD.
The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delights in his way.
Avoid it, pass not by it, turn from it, and pass away.
Let him know, that he who converts the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.
God is not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent: has he said, and shall he not do it? or has he spoken, and shall he not make it good?
For if that first covenant had been faultless, then should no place have been sought for the second.
Them that sin rebuke before all, that others also may fear.
The way of the wicked is as darkness: they know not at what they stumble.
For we stretch not ourselves beyond our measure, as though we reached not unto you: for we are come as far as to you also in preaching the gospel of Christ:
And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.
Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!
You shall not therefore oppress one another; but you shall fear your God: for I am the LORD your God.
So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
It grieves me that I have set up Saul to be king: for he has turned back from following me, and has not performed my commandments. And it grieved Samuel; and he cried unto the LORD all night.
And if a soul sins, and hears the voice of an oath, and is a witness, whether he has seen or known of it; if he does not tell of it, then he shall bear his iniquity.
Who can understand his errors? cleanse me from secret faults.
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkens unto counsel is wise.
When you vow a vow unto God, defer not to pay it; for he has no pleasure in fools: pay that which you have vowed.
Do they not err that devise evil? but mercy and truth shall be to them that devise good.
And Peter answered him and said, Lord, if it be you, bid me come unto you on the water.
For what glory is it, if, when you be buffeted for your faults, you shall take it patiently? but if, when you do well, and suffer for it, you take it patiently, this is commendable with God.
And Jesus answering said unto them, Do you not therefore err, because you know not the scriptures, neither the power of God?
Your iniquities, and the iniquities of your fathers together, says the LORD, who have burned incense upon the mountains, and blasphemed me upon the hills: therefore will I measure their former work into their bosom.
As free, and not using your liberty for a cloak of maliciousness, but as the servants of God.
Wash you, make yourself clean; put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes; cease to do evil;
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