Reconciliation with God

Most Relevant Verses

2 Corinthians 5:19

for through the Messiah, God was reconciling the world to himself by not counting their sins against them. He has committed his message of reconciliation to us.

Romans 11:15

For if their rejection results in reconciliation of the world, what will their acceptance bring but life from the dead?

From Thematic Bible


Reconciliation with God » Effected for men » By the death of Christ

Colossians 1:21-22

You who were once alienated with a hostile attitude, doing evil, he has now reconciled by the death of his physical body, so that he may present you holy, blameless, and without fault before him.

Reconciliation with God » Effected for men » By the blood of Christ

Reconciliation with God » Effects of » Union of things in heaven and earth

Reconciliation with God » Blotting out the hand-writing of ordinances is necessary to

Colossians 2:14

having erased the charges that were brought against us, along with their obligations that were hostile to us. He took those charges away when he nailed them to the cross.

Reconciliation with God » Typified

Leviticus 8:15

So Moses slaughtered it, took the blood, and applied some of it at the horns of the altar and around it with his fingers, thus purifying the altar. Then he poured the blood at the base of the altar, thereby sanctifying it as a means to make atonement with it.

Leviticus 16:20

"When he has completed making atonement at the sacred place, the Tent of Meeting, and the altar, then he is to present the live male goat.

Reconciliation with God » Effects of » Peace of God

Ephesians 2:16-17

and reconciling both groups to God in one body through the cross, on which he eliminated the hostility. He came and proclaimed peace for you who were far away and for you who were near.

Reconciliation with God » Effects of » Access to God

Reconciliation with God » Predicted

Daniel 9:24

Seventy weeks have been decreed concerning your people and your holy city: to restrain transgression, to put an end to sin, to make atonement for lawlessness, to establish everlasting righteousness, to conclude vision and prophecy, and to anoint the Most Holy Place.

Reconciliation with God » The ministry of committed to ministers

2 Corinthians 5:18-19

All of this comes from God, who has reconciled us to himself through the Messiah and has given us the ministry of reconciliation, for through the Messiah, God was reconciling the world to himself by not counting their sins against them. He has committed his message of reconciliation to us.

Reconciliation with God » Effected for men » By God in Christ

2 Corinthians 5:19

for through the Messiah, God was reconciling the world to himself by not counting their sins against them. He has committed his message of reconciliation to us.

Reconciliation with God » Ministers, in Christ's stead, should beseech men to seek

Reconciliation with God » Effected for men » While alienated from God

Reconciliation with God » Necessity for--illustrated

Matthew 5:24-26

leave your gift there before the altar and first go and be reconciled to your brother. Then come and offer your gift. Come to terms quickly with your opponent while you are on the way to court, or your opponent may hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the guard, and you will be thrown into prison. I tell you with certainty, you will not get out of there until you pay back the last dollar!"

Reconciliation with God » Effects of » Union of jews and gentiles

Reconciliation with God » Effected for men » By Christ as high priest

Reconciliation with God » Effected for men » While enemies to God

Reconciliation with God » A pledge of final salvation

Reconciliation with God » Effected for men » Without strength

Reconciliation with God » Effected for men » Yet sinners

Reconciliation with God » Proclaimed by angels at the birth of Christ

Luke 2:14

"Glory to God in the highest, and peace on earth to people who enjoy his favor!"

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