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Ephesians 4:32 Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. Matthew 6:14 For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.


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Perhaps the most important principle which Jesus taught his followers about forgiveness is that when asking God for his forgiveness they too must forgive those who sin against them. . . . and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors, or . . . and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us, as Jesus taught us thus ...


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What is the biblical basis for the belief that people must have children? I remember reading in a magazine once years ago that people in poor countries had lots of children because that was their investment in the future, sort of their retirement program. They contrasted this with people in wealthy countries who have few children because the productive ...


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Paul says in Romans 7:15, "I do not understand what I do. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do." What Paul "hates" to do here is referring to the sins against God that he commits. Also, take note that Paul was quite a godly Christian; if he can't stop sinning, then we probably can't either. Another discussion point to have with O.P.'s "...


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In Matthew 19 it says, 16 Just then a man came up to Jesus and asked, “Teacher, what good thing must I do to get eternal life?” 17 “Why do you ask me about what is good?” Jesus replied. “There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, keep the commandments.” 18 “Which ones?” he inquired. Jesus replied, “ ‘You shall not ...



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