Reconciliation with God

Most Relevant Verses

2 Corinthians 5:19

namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us the message of reconciliation.

Romans 11:15

For if their rejection [means] the reconciliation of the world, what [will] their acceptance [mean] except life from the dead?

From Thematic Bible


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

Colossians 1:21-22

And {although you were formerly alienated} and enemies in attitude, because of your evil deeds, but now you have been reconciled by {his physical body} through death, to present you holy and blameless and above reproach 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 destroyed the certificate of indebtedness in ordinances against us, which was hostile to us, and removed it out of the way [by] nailing it to the cross.

Reconciliation with God » Typified

Leviticus 8:15

and he slaughtered [it], and Moses took the blood and put [it] with his finger on the altar's horns all around and purified the altar; then he poured the blood out on the altar's base--thus he consecrated it [in order] to make atonement for it.

Leviticus 16:20

"And he shall finish making atonement [for] the sanctuary and [the] tent of assembly and the altar; then he shall present the living goat.

Reconciliation with God » Effects of » Peace of God

Ephesians 2:16-17

and might reconcile both in one body to God through the cross, killing the enmity in himself. And coming, he proclaimed the good news of peace to you who were far away and peace to the ones who were near,

Reconciliation with God » Effects of » Access to God

Reconciliation with God » Predicted

Daniel 9:24

"Seventy weeks is decreed for your people and {for your holy city}, to put an end to the transgression and to seal [up] sin and to make atonement for guilt and to bring [in] everlasting righteousness and to seal vision and prophet and to anoint {the most holy place}.

Reconciliation with God » The ministry of committed to ministers

2 Corinthians 5:18-19

And all these [things] [are] from God, who has reconciled us to himself through Christ, and who has given us the ministry of reconciliation, namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us the message of reconciliation.

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

2 Corinthians 5:19

namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us the message of reconciliation.

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 be reconciled to your brother, and then come [and] present your gift. {Settle the case quickly with your accuser} while you are with him on the way, lest your accuser hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the officer, and you be thrown into prison. Truly I say to you, you will never come out of there until you have paid back the last penny!

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 on earth peace among people {with whom he is pleased}!"