Bible Verses About Forgiving Others Who Hurt You
For if you forgive others their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you, but if you do not forgive others their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.
Judge not, and you will not be judged; condemn not, and you will not be condemned; forgive, and you will be forgiven;
Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.
Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.
But I say to you who hear, Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,
He does not deal with us according to our sins, nor repay us according to our iniquities. For as high as the heavens are above the earth, so great is his steadfast love toward those who fear him; as far as the east is from the west, so far does he remove our transgressions from us. As a father shows compassion to his children, so the Lord shows compassion to those who fear him. For he knows our frame; he remembers that we are dust.
Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all offenses.
In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace,
And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.
And Peter said to them, Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
For if you forgive others their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you,
1 Corinthians 10:13
No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.
Pay attention to yourselves! If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him, and if he sins against you seven times in the day, and turns to you seven times, saying, ‘I repent,’ you must forgive him.”
Whoever covers an offense seeks love, but he who repeats a matter separates close friends.
For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
Come now, let us reason together, says the Lord: though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red like crimson, they shall become like wool.
I acknowledged my sin to you, and I did not cover my iniquity; I said, I will confess my transgressions to the Lord,” and you forgave the iniquity of my sin. Selah
Whoever conceals his transgressions will not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes them will obtain mercy.
And Jesus said, Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” And they cast lots to divide his garments.
To the Lord our God belong mercy and forgiveness, for we have rebelled against him
Repent therefore, and turn again, that your sins may be blotted out,
For this is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.
1 John 1:9-10
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. If we say we have not sinned, we make him a liar, and his word is not in us.
Surely there is not a righteous man on earth who does good and never sins.
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice. Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.
As far as the east is from the west, so far does he remove our transgressions from us.
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; let him return to the Lord, that he may have compassion on him, and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
To the contrary, if your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink; for by so doing you will heap burning coals on his head.”
So if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you, leave your gift there before the altar and go. First be reconciled to your brother, and then come and offer your gift.
To him all the prophets bear witness that everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name.”
1 John 2:1
My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
1 John 1:8
If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.
2 Chronicles 7:14
If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land.
There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.
If your enemy is hungry, give him bread to eat, and if he is thirsty, give him water to drink,
For you, O Lord, are good and forgiving, abounding in steadfast love to all who call upon you.
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another.
Then he adds, I will remember their sins and their lawless deeds no more.”
He has delivered us from the domain of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of his beloved Son, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.
2 Corinthians 5:17
Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.
And no longer shall each one teach his neighbor and each his brother, saying, ‘Know the Lord,’ for they shall all know me, from the least of them to the greatest, declares the Lord. For I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more.”
I, I am he who blots out your transgressions for my own sake, and I will not remember your sins.
And when they came to the place that is called The Skull, there they crucified him, and the criminals, one on his right and one on his left. And Jesus said, Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” And they cast lots to divide his garments.
But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,
And as they were stoning Stephen, he called out, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.” And falling to his knees he cried out with a loud voice, Lord, do not hold this sin against them.” And when he had said this, he fell asleep.
For I will be merciful toward their iniquities, and I will remember their sins no more.”
I, I am he who blots out your transgressions for my own sake, and I will not remember your sins. Put me in remembrance; let us argue together; set forth your case, that you may be proved right.
Who is a God like you, pardoning iniquity and passing over transgression for the remnant of his inheritance? He does not retain his anger forever, because he delights in steadfast love. He will again have compassion on us; he will tread our iniquities underfoot. You will cast all our sins into the depths of the sea.
Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.
Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.
And whenever you stand praying, forgive, if you have anything against anyone, so that your Father also who is in heaven may forgive you your trespasses.”
1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
But if you do not forgive others their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.
Then Peter came up and said to him, Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?” Jesus said to him, I do not say to you seven times, but seventy times seven.