Luke 1:77; Luke 3:3; Luke 5:20-21; Luke 5:23-24; Luke 7:47-49; Luke 11:4; Luke 24:47
To give to His people the knowledge of salvation By the forgiveness of their sins,
And he came into all the district around the Jordan, preaching a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins;
Seeing their faith, He said, "Friend, your sins are forgiven you."
The scribes and the Pharisees began to reason, saying, "Who is this man who speaks blasphemies? Who can forgive sins, but God alone?"
"Which is easier, to say, 'Your sins have been forgiven you,' or to say, 'Get up and walk '?
"But, so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins,"-He said to the paralytic -"I say to you, get up, and pick up your stretcher and go home."
"For this reason I say to you, her sins, which are many, have been forgiven, for she loved much; but he who is forgiven little, loves little."
Then He said to her, "Your sins have been forgiven."
Those who were reclining at the table with Him began to say to themselves, "Who is this man who even forgives sins?"
'And forgive us our sins, For we ourselves also forgive everyone who is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation.' "
and that repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.