For this is my blood of the new testament, which is shed for many for the remission of sins (Matt. 26:28 KJV). The word “remission” is used in the KJV version of the Bible for the forgiveness of sins. Jesus made the statement above during the last supper. His states that His blood was being shed
” . . . bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if anyone has a complaint against another; even as Christ forgave you, so you also must do. (Col. 3:13 NKJ) Forgiveness in itself carries tremendous power to bring freedom to the one who forgives, but the power to forgive often seems to be
In whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins. (Col. 1:14 NAS) Grace has brought God’s forgiveness for our sins. Forgiveness detaches us free from the guilt and judgement of our sins. Jesus Christ shed His blood on the cross for the payment of all the sin that humanity has ever, and will ever commit.