Sin

This is a subsidiary post to Against Righteousness.

Subsidiary posts:

(An asterisk at the beginning of the citation indicates a synonymous expression for, or an allusion to, “sin.”)

Matthew 1:21  –  “…you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins.”

John 1:29  –  “…”Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!

John 8:24  – “…unless you believe that I am He, you will die in your sins.”

John 8:46  –  “Which one of you convicts Me of sin?”

Acts 3:19  –  “Therefore repent and return, so that your sins may be wiped away…”

*Acts 3:26

2 Corinthians 11:29  –  “Who is led into sin without my intense concern?”

*2 Corinthians 13:7

*Galatians 6:1

1 Timothy 5:20  –  Those who continue in sin, rebuke in the presence of all, so that the rest also will be fearful of sinning.”

1 Timothy 5:22  –  “Do not lay hands upon anyone too hastily and thereby share responsibility for the sins of others; keep yourself free from sin.”

Hebrews 3:13  –  “…so that none of you will be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.”

James 1:14, 15  –  Sin is preceded by lust.

James 4:17  –  Note that it’s to him who knows the right thing to do that the omission is sin.

James 5:19, 20  –  “… he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.”

James 5:19-20  –  “My brethren, if any among you strays from the truth and one turns him back, let him know that he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.”  –  See Ezekiel 18:4 below.

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Proverbs 5:22  –  “…he will be held with the cords of his sin.”

Ezekiel 18:4  –  “The soul who sins will die.”  –  See James 5:20 above.

Daniel 4:27  –  “…break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor…”

Daniel 12:3  –  “…those who lead the many to righteousness…”  –  To be “led to righteousness” is to be “led away from sin.”

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