just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life-- a ransom for many."
Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among whom the Holy Spirit has appointed you as overseers, to shepherd the church of God, which He purchased with His own blood.
They are justified freely by His grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.
God presented Him as a propitiation through faith in His blood, to demonstrate His righteousness, because in His restraint God passed over the sins previously committed.
Christ has redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us, because it is written: Cursed is everyone who is hung on a tree.
In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace
And walk in love, as the Messiah also loved us and gave Himself for us, a sacrificial and fragrant offering to God.
who gave Himself-- a ransom for all, a testimony at the proper time.
He gave Himself for us to redeem us from all lawlessness and to cleanse for Himself a special people, eager to do good works.
He entered the holy of holies once for all, not by the blood of goats and calves, but by His own blood, having obtained eternal redemption.
According to the law almost everything is purified with blood, and without the shedding of blood there is no forgiveness.
But this man, after offering one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down at the right hand of God.
He is now waiting until His enemies are made His footstool.
For by one offering He has perfected forever those who are sanctified.
but with the precious blood of Christ, like that of a lamb without defect or blemish.
He was destined before the foundation of the world, but was revealed at the end of the times for you
For Christ also suffered for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, that He might bring you to God, after being put to death in the fleshly realm but made alive in the spiritual realm.
He Himself is the propitiation for our sins, and not only for ours, but also for those of the whole world.
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and has set us free from our sins by His blood,
And they sang a new song: You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals; because You were slaughtered, and You redeemed [people] for God by Your blood from every tribe and language and people and nation.
These are the ones not defiled with women, for they have kept their virginity. These are the ones who follow the Lamb wherever He goes. They were redeemed from the human race as the firstfruits for God and the Lamb.
And when you were dead in trespasses and in the uncircumcision of your flesh, He made you alive with Him and forgave us all our trespasses.
accepting one another and forgiving one another if anyone has a complaint against another. Just as the Lord has forgiven you, so also you must [forgive].
[Davidic. A Maskil.] How happy is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered!
How happy is the man the LORD does not charge with sin, and in whose spirit is no deceit!
But with You there is forgiveness, so that You may be revered.
Seeing their faith He said, "Friend, your sins are forgiven you."
Therefore I tell you, her many sins have been forgiven; that's why she loved much. But the one who is forgiven little, loves little."
Then He said to her, "Your sins are forgiven."
Those who were at the table with Him began to say among themselves, "Who is this man who even forgives sins?"
And He said to the woman, "Your faith has saved you. Go in peace."
"Repent," Peter said to them, "and be baptized, each of you, in the name of Jesus the Messiah for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
All the prophets testify about Him that through His name everyone who believes in Him will receive forgiveness of sins."
Therefore, let it be known to you, brothers, that through this man forgiveness of sins is being proclaimed to you,
and everyone who believes in Him is justified from everything, which you could not be justified from through the law of Moses.
to open their eyes that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified by faith in Me.'
Likewise, David also speaks of the blessing of the man to whom God credits righteousness apart from works:
How happy those whose lawless acts are forgiven and whose sins are covered!
How happy the man whom the Lord will never charge with sin!
And be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving one another, just as God also forgave you in Christ.
If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
I am writing to you, little children, because your sins have been forgiven on account of His name.