Bible Verses about Confession and Repentance: When we confess our sins and repent them, By His grace, God forgives us.
Repenting is turning away from evil or returning to God.
There are a number bible verses about confession and bible verses about repentance. The bible says in, Romans 3:10, As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one:
Therefore we all need to confess and repent our sins. These bible verses will inspire you.
Bible Verses about Confession and Repentance
1 John 1:9 New International Version (NIV)
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
I confess my iniquity; I am troubled by my sin
Then I acknowledged my sin to you
and did not cover up my iniquity.
I said, “I will confess
my transgressions to the LORD.”
And you forgave
the guilt of my sin.
Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.
Proverbs 28:13 New International Version (NIV)
Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper, but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy.
For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.
But if they will confess their sins and the sins of their ancestors—their unfaithfulness and their hostility toward me
2 Samuel 12:13
Then David said to Nathan, “I have sinned against the LORD.” Nathan replied, “The LORD has taken away your sin. You are not going to die.
Leviticus 5:5 (KJV)
And it shall be, when he shall be guilty in one of these things, that he shall confess that he hath sinned in that thing:
Bible Verses about Confession
Romans 10:9 (NIV)
If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
Confessing their sins, they were baptized by him in the Jordan River.
But who can discern their own errors? Forgive my hidden faults.
Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful.
Matthew 10:32 (KJV)
Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven.
1 John 4:15 King James Version (KJV)
Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God dwelleth in him, and he in God.
Bible Verses about Repentance
Matthew 4:17 (KJV)
From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Luke 24:46-48 KJV
And said unto them, Thus it is written, and thus it behooved Christ to suffer, and to rise from the dead the third day:
And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
And ye are witnesses of these things.
Luke 17:3 King James Version (KJV)
Take heed to yourselves: If thy brother trespass against thee, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him.
Matthew 3:8 (KJV)
Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance:
And Jesus answering said unto them, They that are whole need not a physician; but they that are sick.
I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
For thus saith the Lord GOD, the Holy One of Israel; In returning and rest shall ye be saved; in quietness and in confidence shall be your strength: and ye would not.
Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.
Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord.
2 Corinthians 7:9
Now I rejoice, not that ye were made sorry, but that ye sorrowed to repentance: for ye were made sorry after a godly manner, that ye might receive damage by us in nothing.
Surely after that I was turned, I repented; and after that I was instructed, I smote upon my thigh: I was ashamed, yea, even confounded, because I did bear the reproach of my youth.
Draw nigh to God, and he will draw nigh to you. Cleanse your hands, ye sinners; and purify your hearts, ye double minded.
And saying, Repent ye: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.