20 Bible Verses About Forgiving Others That Hurt You
Today we will be dealing with 20 Bible verses about forgiving others that hurt you. Jesus Christ While teaching us how to pray in the book of Matthew 6:9-13 Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name; thy kingdom come; thy will be done; on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread.
And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil.
For thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory, forever and ever.
Forgive us this day as we forgive those that trespass against us. To err is human and to forgive is also human. As we pray to God for our daily needs, we must do it with a plain heart, not with one filled with bitterness, grudges, and pain. As humans, we are bound to cross one another. We are bound to hurt one another in different ways. When this happens, we must learn to forgive and forget.
When we forgive those that trespass against us, our father in heaven will forgive us our sin too. Some people don’t know how to forgive when they feel hurt. They hold on to the past as though their lives depend on it. This is not good for a believer. We are Christ-like. Our thoughts and actions must show Christ. The scripture recorded that while we were yet sinners Christ died for us. He laid down his life for us even before we met him. From the foundation of the world, the lamb has been slain. This shows the level of love Christ has for us.
In the same vein, we must learn to forgive other people. No matter how much pain they caused us. Regardless of how hurt we are, forgiveness is non-negotiable. Unforgiveness put us in bondage. There is a feeling of happiness and liberty we get any time we forgive others. Do not let the enemy keep you in bondage through unforgiven spirit. Learn how to forgive others that hurt you through these 20 Bible verses.
1. Jeremiah 31:34
No longer will they teach their neighbor, or say to one another, ‘Know the LORD,’ because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest,” declares the LORD. “For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more.”
2. Matthew 6:14-15
For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.
3. Matthew 18:21-22
Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?” Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times.
4. Luke 17:3-4
So watch yourselves. “If your brother or sistersins against you, rebuke them; and if they repent, forgive them. Even if they sin against you seven times in a day and seven times come back to you saying ‘I repent,’ you must forgive them.”
5. Isaiah 43:25-26
“I, even I, am he who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake, and remembers your sins no more. Review the past for me, let us argue the matter together; state the case for your innocence.
6. Isaiah 1:18
“Come now, let us settle the matter,” says the LORD. “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool.
7. Colossians 1:13-14
For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.
8. Numbers 14:19-21
In accordance with your great love, forgive the sin of these people, just as you have pardoned them from the time they left Egypt until now.” The LORD replied, “I have forgiven them, as you asked. Nevertheless, as surely as I live and as surely as the glory of the LORD fills the whole earth,
9. Micah 7:18-19
Who is a God like you, who pardons sin and forgives the transgression of the remnant of his inheritance? You do not stay angry forever but delight to show mercy. You will again have compassion on us; you will tread our sins underfoot and hurl all our iniquities into the depths of the sea.
20. Matthew 6:9-15
“This, then, is how you should pray: “ ‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, 10 your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one.’ For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.
11. Mark 11:25
And when you stand praying, if you hold anything against anyone, forgive them, so that your Father in heaven may forgive you your sins.”
12. Matthew 26:28
This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins
13. Romans 7:1
Do you not know, brothers and sisters—for I am speaking to those who know the law—that the law has authority over someone only as long as that person lives?
14. Luke 23:34
Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.” And they divided up his clothes by casting lots.
15. Proverbs 28:13
Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper, but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy.
16. Psalm 32:5
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.
17. James 5:16
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.
18. Proverbs 17:9
Whoever would foster love covers over an offense, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.
19. 1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
20. Acts 3:19
Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord,