16 Bible Verses about People Forgiving Others
Most Relevant Verses
He who conceals a transgression seeks love,
But he who repeats a matter separates intimate friends.
Above all, keep fervent in your love for one another, because love covers a multitude of sins.
A man’s discretion makes him slow to anger,
And it is his glory to overlook a transgression.
‘And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.
‘And forgive us our sins,
For we ourselves also forgive everyone who is indebted to us.
And lead us not into temptation.’”
Beware that there is no base thought in your heart, saying, ‘The seventh year, the year of remission, is near,’ and your eye is hostile toward your poor brother, and you give him nothing; then he may cry to the Lord against you, and it will be a sin in you.
And the lord of that slave felt compassion and released him and forgave him the debt.
But one whom you forgive anything, I forgive also; for indeed what I have forgiven, if I have forgiven anything, I did it for your sakes in the presence of Christ,
But if you do not forgive others, then your Father will not forgive your transgressions.