'Offences' in the Bible
Then spoke the chief of the cup-bearers to Pharaoh, saying, I remember mine offences this day.
If the spirit of the ruler rise up against thee, leave not thy place; for yielding pacifieth great offences.
For if ye forgive men their offences, your heavenly Father also will forgive you yours,
but if ye do not forgive men their offences, neither will your Father forgive your offences.
The Son of man shall send his angels, and they shall gather out of his kingdom all offences, and those that practise lawlessness;
Woe unto the world because of offences! for it must needs be that offences come; but woe to that man by whom the offence cometh!
And when ye stand praying, forgive if ye have anything against any one, that your Father also who is in the heavens may forgive you your offences.
But if ye do not forgive, neither will your Father who is in the heavens forgive your offences.
Then said he unto the disciples, It is impossible but that offences will come: but woe unto him, through whom they come!
and in Him every believer is absolved from all offences, from which you could not be absolved under the Law of Moses.
Who was delivered for our offences, and was raised again for our justification.
And not as it was by one that sinned, so is the gift: for the judgment was by one to condemnation, but the free gift is of many offences unto justification.
Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them.
how that God was in Christ, reconciling the world to himself, not reckoning to them their offences; and putting in us the word of that reconciliation.
in whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of offences, according to the riches of his grace;
and you, being dead in your offences and sins --
(we too being dead in offences,) has quickened us with the Christ, (ye are saved by grace,)
And you, being dead in offences and in the uncircumcision of your flesh, he has quickened together with him, having forgiven us all the offences;
And because of this He is the negotiator of a new Covenant, in order that, since a life has been given in atonement for the offences committed under the first Covenant, those who have been called may receive the eternal inheritance which has been promised to them.
He adds, "And their sins and offences I will remember no longer."
Confess therefore your offences to one another, and pray for one another, that ye may be healed. The fervent supplication of the righteous man has much power.