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What are the various definitions of "Repentance"?

Any consideration of repentance that asserts mere human moral ability apart from the ongoing grace through faith in the gospel by the enlightenment and enablement of the Spirit, needs to be repented ...
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What are the various definitions of "Repentance"?

I am quoting from the book 'The Beginning of the Gospel' Belmont Publications. The Meaning of Repentance The Greek word commonly translated repentance in the AV is metanoia. Meta means change. Noia ...
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What are the various definitions of "Repentance"?

Repentance means "change of mind". lit., "to perceive afterwards" (meta, "after," implying "change," noeo, "to perceive;" nous, "the mind, the ...
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Is the Holy Spirit a necessary presupposition for repentance?

To have a wrong view of what biblical sin and repentance is will lead to wrong ideas about how to repent, and the role of the Holy Spirit in that. So, let me try to briefly show what biblical sin is. ...
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Is the Holy Spirit a necessary presupposition for repentance?

It is absolutely impossible to repent without faith. Repentance is first and foremost turning from unbelief to belief, that’s the only change of mind God approves of. Without faith repentance is ...
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What are the various definitions of "Repentance"?

In the question you asked previously, Is the Holy Spirit a necessary presupposition for repentance? my answer explained why only a biblical grasp of God's view of sin will enable a person to so repent ...
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Is the Holy Spirit a necessary presupposition for repentance?

Holy Spirit → Grace → Repentance → Free will → Faith → More repentance In this answer I'm speaking for Charismatic groups (which theologically descended from Wesleyan / Arminian theology). There are ...
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