Forgiveness: Catholic Bible Verses
(Lev19:22) 22And the priest shall pray for him, and for his sin, before the Lord, and he shall win his favor again for him, and the sin shall be forgiven.
(Num15:28) 28And the priest shall pray for him, because he sinned unknowingly before the Lord. And he shall obtain pardon for him, and it will be forgiven him.
(Psa25:11) 11Because of your name, O Lord, you will pardon my sin, for it is great.
(Psa86:5) 5For you are sweet and mild, Lord, and plentiful in mercy to all who call upon you.
(Prov28:13) 13Whoever hides his crimes will not be guided. But whoever will have confessed and abandoned them shall overtake mercy.
(Mt5:7) 7Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy.
(Mt6:12) 12And forgive us our debts, as we also forgive our debtors.
(Mt6:14-15) 14For if you will forgive men their sins, your heavenly Father also will forgive you your offenses. 15But if you will not forgive men, neither will your Father forgive you your sins.
(Mt9:2-8) 2And behold, they brought to him a paralytic, lying on a bed. And Jesus, seeing their faith, said to the paralytic, “Be strengthened in faith, son; your sins are forgiven you.” 3And behold, some of the scribes said within themselves, “He is blaspheming.” 4And when Jesus had perceived their thoughts, he said: “Why do you think such evil in your hearts? 5Which is easier to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven you,’ or to say, ‘Rise up and walk?’ 6But, so that you may know that the Son of man has authority on earth to forgive sins,” he then said to the paralytic, “Rise up, take up your bed, and go into your house.” 7And he arose and went into his house. 8Then the crowd, seeing this, was frightened, and they glorified God, who gave such power to men.
(Mt18:18) 18Amen I say to you, whatever you will have bound on earth, shall be bound also in heaven, and whatever you will have released on earth, shall be released also in heaven.
(Mt26:26-28) 26Now while they were eating the meal, Jesus took bread, and he blessed and broke and gave it to his disciples, and he said: “Take and eat. This is my body.” 27And taking the chalice, he gave thanks. And he gave it to them, saying: “Drink from this, all of you. 28For this is my blood of the new covenant, which shall be shed for many as a remission of sins.
(Mk3:22-30) 22And the scribes who had descended from Jerusalem said, “Because he has Beelzebub, and because by the prince of demons does he cast out demons.” 23And having called them together, he spoke to them in parables: “How can Satan cast out Satan? 24For if a kingdom is divided against itself, that kingdom is not able to stand. 25And if a house is divided against itself, that house is not able to stand. 26And if Satan has risen up against himself, he would be divided, and he would not be able to stand; instead he reaches the end. 27No one is able to plunder the goods of a strong man, having entered into the house, unless he first binds the strong man, and then he shall plunder his house. 28Amen I say to you, that all sins will be forgiven the sons of men, and the blasphemies by which they will have blasphemed. 29But he who will have blasphemed against the Holy Spirit shall not have forgiveness in eternity; instead he shall be guilty of an eternal offense.” 30For they said: “He has an unclean spirit.”
(Mk11:25-26) 25And when you stand to pray, if you hold anything against anyone, forgive them, so that your Father, who is in heaven, may also forgive you your sins. 26But if you will not forgive, neither will your Father, who is in heaven, forgive you your sins.”
(Lk6:36-37) 36Therefore, be merciful, just as your Father is also merciful. 37Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven.
(Lk7:47) 47Because of this, I tell you: many sins are forgiven her, because she has loved much. But he who is forgiven less, loves less.”
(Lk17:3-4) 3Be attentive to yourselves. If your brother has sinned against you, correct him. And if he has repented, forgive him. 4And if he has sinned against you seven times a day, and seven times a day has turned back to you, saying, ‘I am sorry,’ then forgive him.”
(Lk23:33-34) 33And when they arrived at the place that is called Calvary, they crucified him there, with the robbers, one to the right and the other to the left. 34Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them. For they know not what they do.” And truly, dividing his garments, they cast lots.
(Jn20:21-23) 21Therefore, he said to them again: “Peace to you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.” 22When he had said this, he breathed on them. And he said to them: “Receive the Holy Spirit. 23Those whose sins you shall forgive, they are forgiven them, and those whose sins you shall retain, they are retained.”
(Acts2:38) 38Yet truly, Peter said to them: “Do penance; and be baptized, each one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ, for the remission of your sins. And you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
(Acts19:18) 18And many believers were arriving, confessing, and announcing their deeds.
(2Cor5:18-20) 18But all is of God, who has reconciled us to himself through Christ, and who has given us the ministry of reconciliation. 19For certainly God was in Christ, reconciling the world to himself, not charging them with their sins. And he has placed in us the Word of reconciliation. 20Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, so that God is exhorting through us. We beseech you for Christ: be reconciled to God.
(Eph4:32) 32And be kind and merciful to one another, forgiving one another, just as God has forgiven you in Christ.
(Colossians3:12-13) 12Therefore, clothe yourselves like the elect of God: holy and beloved, with hearts of mercy, kindness, humility, modesty, and patience. 13Support one another, and, if anyone has a complaint against another, forgive one another. For just as the Lord has forgiven you, so also must you do.
(Heb12:14) 14Pursue peace with everyone. Pursue sanctity, without which no one shall see God.
(Ja2:13) 13For judgment is without mercy toward him who has not shown mercy. But mercy exalts itself above judgment.
(Ja5:16) 16Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another, so that you may be saved. For the unremitting prayer of a just person prevails over many things.
(Ja5:19-20) 19My brothers, if anyone of you strays from the truth, and if someone converts him, 20he ought to know that whoever causes a sinner to be converted from the error of his ways will save his soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.
(2Pet3:9) 9The Lord is not delaying his promise, as some imagine, but he does act patiently for your sake, not wanting anyone to perish, but wanting all to be turned back to penance.
(1Jn1:9) 9If we confess our sins, then he is faithful and just, so as to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all iniquity.