People Forgiving Others
Most Relevant Verses
Whoever conceals an offense promotes love,
but whoever gossips about it separates friends.
Above all, maintain an intense love for each other, since love covers a multitude of sins.
A person’s insight gives him patience,
and his virtue is to overlook an offense.
And forgive us our debts,
as we also have forgiven our debtors.
And forgive us our sins,
for we ourselves also forgive everyone
in debt to us.
And do not bring us into temptation.”
Be careful that there isn’t this wicked thought in your heart, ‘The seventh year, the year of canceling debts, is near,’ and you are stingy toward your poor brother and give him nothing. He will cry out to the Lord against you, and you will be guilty.
Then the master of that slave had compassion, released him, and forgave him the loan.
If you forgive anyone, I do too. For what I have forgiven—if I have forgiven anything—it is for you in the presence of Christ.
But if you don’t forgive people, your Father will not forgive your wrongdoing.