Bible Verses about 'Sin'

Live by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the sinful nature.
If someone is caught in a sin, you who are spiritual should restore him gently. But watch yourself, or you also may be tempted.
The wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.
He was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed. We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to his own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.
In Christ we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God's grace.
Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed.
For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus.
Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting? The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
If your brother sins against you, go and show him his fault, just between the two of you. If he listens to you, you have won your brother over.
There is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life in Christ has set me free from the law of sin and death.
Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many people; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.
Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.
If we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin.
Since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.
My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have one who speaks to the Father in our defense — Jesus Christ the Righteous One.
Haughty eyes and a proud heart, the lamp of the wicked, are sin!
Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life set me free from the law of sin and death.
Encourage one another daily, as long as it is called Today, so that none of you may be hardened by sin's deceitfulness.
Then one of the seraphs flew to me with a live coal in his hand, which he had taken with tongs from the altar. With it he touched my mouth and said, "See, this has touched your lips; your guilt is taken away and your sin atoned for."
Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord.
If you forgive men when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.
Help us, O God our Savior, for the glory of your name; deliver us and forgive our sins for your name's sake.
For Christ died for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God.
If you do not obey the LORD, and if you rebel against his commands, his hand will be against you, as it was against your fathers.
In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus.
He who does what is sinful is of the devil, because the devil has been sinning from the beginning. The reason the Son of God appeared was to destroy the devil's work.
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.
You know my folly, O God; my guilt is not hidden from you. May those who hope in you not be disgraced because of me, O Lord, the LORD Almighty; may those who seek you not be put to shame because of me, O God of Israel.
Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, who gave himself for our sins to rescue us from the present evil age...
The Son is the radiance of God's glory and the exact representation of his being, sustaining all things by his powerful word. After he had provided purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty in heaven.
If we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin.
My son, if sinners entice you, do not give in to them.
To the pure, all things are pure, but to those who are corrupted and do not believe, nothing is pure. In fact, both their minds and consciences are corrupted.
My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have one who speaks to the Father in our defense — Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for ours but also for the sins of the whole world.
But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions — it is by grace you have been saved.
"Be appalled at this, O heavens, and shudder with great horror," declares the LORD. "My people have committed two sins: They have forsaken me, the spring of living water, and have dug their own cisterns, broken cisterns that cannot hold water."
When the woman saw that the fruit of the tree was good for food and pleasing to the eye, and also desirable for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it. She also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it.
What shall we conclude then? Are we any better? Not at all! We have already made the charge that Jews and Gentiles alike are all under sin. As it is written: "There is no one righteous, not even one ..."
Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord, and that he may send the Christ, who has been appointed for you — even Jesus.
... for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus.
For God did not call us to be impure, but to live a holy life. Therefore, he who rejects this instruction does not reject man but God, who gives you his Holy Spirit.
Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.
Anyone, then, who knows the good he ought to do and doesn't do it, sins.
"In your anger do not sin": Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, and do not give the devil a foothold.
[R]emember this: Whoever turns a sinner from the error of his way will save him from death and cover over a multitude of sins.
God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.
Those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the sinful nature with its passions and desires.
But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
Jesus answered them, "It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."
In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus.
But if you do not forgive men their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.
But thanks be to God that, though you used to be slaves to sin, you wholeheartedly obeyed the form of teaching to which you were entrusted.
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
[Jesus said,] "Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it."
"If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land."
There is not a righteous man on earth who does what is right and never sins.
What a wretched man I am! Who will rescue me from this body of death? Thanks be to God — through Jesus Christ our Lord!
Do not bring a detestable thing into your house or you, like it, will be set apart for destruction. Utterly abhor and detest it, for it is set apart for destruction.
... through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life set me free from the law of sin and death.
For what the law was powerless to do in that it was weakened by the sinful nature, God did by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful man to be a sin offering. And so he condemned sin in sinful man, in order that the righteous requirements of the law might be fully met in us, who do not live according to the sinful nature but according to the Spirit.
When they kept on questioning him, he straightened up and said to them, "If any one of you is without sin, let him be the first to throw a stone at her [the woman caught in adultery]."
Jesus straightened up and asked her [the woman caught in adultery], "Woman, where are they? Has no one condemned you?" "No one, sir," she said. "Then neither do I condemn you," Jesus declared. "Go now and leave your life of sin."
For if you live according to the sinful nature, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the misdeeds of the body, you will live, because those who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.
I told you that you would die in your sins; if you do not believe that I am the one I claim to be, you will indeed die in your sins.
"Neither this man nor his parents sinned," said Jesus, "but this happened so that the work of God might be displayed in his life."
He answered me, "The sin of the house of Israel and Judah is exceedingly great; the land is full of bloodshed and the city is full of injustice. They say, 'The LORD has forsaken the land; the LORD does not see.'"
Wisdom is better than weapons of war, but one sinner destroys much good.
So Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many people; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.
But the Israelites said to the LORD, "We have sinned. Do with us whatever you think best, but please rescue us now."
When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.
They have returned to the sins of their forefathers, who refused to listen to my words. They have followed other gods to serve them. Both the house of Israel and the house of Judah have broken the covenant I made with their forefathers.
You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous man, though for a good man someone might possibly dare to die.
Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life set me free from the law of sin and death.
For what the law was powerless to do in that it was weakened by the sinful nature, God did by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful man to be a sin offering. And so he condemned sin in sinful man, in order that the righteous requirements of the law might be fully met in us, who do not live according to the sinful nature but according to the Spirit.
What shall we say, then? Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase? By no means! We died to sin; how can we live in it any longer?
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
Do not offer the parts of your body to sin, as instruments of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God, as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer the parts of your body to him as instruments of righteousness.
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.
Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.
"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye? How can you say to your brother, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when all the time there is a plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye."
Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life set me free from the law of sin and death.
In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus. Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its evil desires.
For sin shall not be your master, because you are not under law, but under grace.
What then? Shall we sin because we are not under law but under grace? By no means!
Direct my footsteps according to your word; let no sin rule over me.
Turn from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it.
For what the law was powerless to do in that it was weakened by the sinful nature, God did by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful man to be a sin offering. And so he condemned sin in sinful man, in order that the righteous requirements of the law might be fully met in us, who do not live according to the sinful nature but according to the Spirit.
If we have been united with him like this in his death, we will certainly also be united with him in his resurrection. For we know that our old self was crucified with him so that the body of sin might be done away with, that we should no longer be slaves to sin...

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Sin'

Illustration of 1 John 1:9 on Sin
Illustration of 1 Thessalonians 4:7-8 on Sin
Illustration of James 5:20 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 3:24 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 8:3 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 6:23 on Sin
Illustration of James 5:16 on Sin
Illustration of Ephesians 2:4-5 on Sin
Illustration of 2 Corinthians 5:21 on Sin
Illustration of Isaiah 53:6 on Sin
Illustration of Ephesians 1:7 on Sin
Illustration of Hebrews 1:3 on Sin
Illustration of 1 Peter 2:24 on Sin
Illustration of 2 Chronicles 7:14 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 8:1-2 on Sin
Illustration of Matthew 18:15 on Sin
Illustration of Matthew 7:13-14 on Sin
Illustration of Proverbs 14:34 on Sin
Illustration of 1 John 1:7 on Sin
Illustration of Hebrews 12:1 on Sin
Illustration of 1 John 2:1 on Sin
Illustration of 1 Peter 3:18 on Sin
Illustration of Proverbs 21:4 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 7:24-25 on Sin
Illustration of Psalm 69:6 on Sin
Illustration of Psalm 79:9 on Sin
Illustration of Hebrews 3:13 on Sin
Illustration of Galatians 5:1 on Sin
Illustration of Isaiah 6:6-7 on Sin
Illustration of Acts 3:19 on Sin
Illustration of Matthew 6:14 on Sin
Illustration of 1 Samuel 12:15 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 6:11 on Sin
Illustration of 1 John 3:8 on Sin
Illustration of Proverbs 1:10 on Sin
Illustration of Titus 1:15 on Sin
Illustration of Jeremiah 2:12-13 on Sin
Illustration of Genesis 3:6 on Sin
Illustration of James 4:17 on Sin
Illustration of Ephesians 4:26-27 on Sin
Illustration of Galatians 5:24 on Sin
Illustration of Matthew 5:28 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 6:5 on Sin
Illustration of Matthew 6:15 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 6:17 on Sin
Illustration of Ecclesiastes 7:20 on Sin
Illustration of Deuteronomy 7:26 on Sin
Illustration of John 8:7 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 8:13-14 on Sin
Illustration of John 8:24 on Sin
Illustration of John 9:3 on Sin
Illustration of Ezekiel 9:9 on Sin
Illustration of Ecclesiastes 9:18 on Sin
Illustration of Hebrews 9:28 on Sin
Illustration of Proverbs 10:19 on Sin
Illustration of Jeremiah 11:10 on Sin
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 15:55 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 6:1 on Sin
Illustration of James 4:7 on Sin
Illustration of Matthew 7:3-5 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 6:14 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 6:15 on Sin
Illustration of Psalm 119:133 on Sin
Illustration of Psalm 34:14 on Sin
Illustration of Galatians 5:16 on Sin
Illustration of Galatians 6:1 on Sin
Illustration of Luke 5:31-32 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 5:6-7 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 6:13 on Sin
Illustration of Galatians 1:3-4 on Sin
Illustration of Romans 3:9-10 on Sin
Illustration of John 8:10-11 on Sin
Illustration of Judges 10:15 on Sin