For example, a woman who doesn't know the truth of God's word may not see abortion as a sin; consequently, if she were to have an abortion, she would have no reason to repent
because she didn't commit a sin in her eyes.
When we meet our Master, whether we repent
at seventeen or seventy (if we live that long), we will receive the same reward: life with him.
Renny Rengganis, a practising Muslim, has no plans to repent
or ditch her tattoos.
A sinner who refuses to repent
is not condemned because God wants him condemned.
"Everyone in either government or whatsoever in Lakes state must repent
and [ask for] forgiveness for one another," he said.
There are others who realise that they have sinned but don't want to repent
. Instead, they go on committing sin after sin because they are too ignorant to realise the dangerous consequences of their sin.
By contrast, the biblical exhortations, "Repent
and believe'' and "Be you perfect as your heavenly Father is perfect'' are the desires and prayers of those who seek holiness.
Jonah 3:1-5,10 and Mark 1:14-20--Nineveh repents
and God relents, followed by Jesus calling people to repent
, then calling Simon and Andrew to leave their nets and become fishers of men.
The second defendant, who announced repent
of what he was proclaiming before being asked to repent
, was sentenced to ten years behind the bars and prevented from travel abroad a similar term of his imprisonment following his final discharge from prison.
Please change your lives, repent
, stop perpetrating evil," Pope Francis pleaded.
In the traditional version of the service, parents and godparents are asked: "Do you reject the devil and all rebellion against God?" and "Do you repent
of the sins that separate us from God and neighbor?"
THE Church of England has been accused of "dumbing down" the baptism service, one of the cornerstones of the faith, by changing its wording so parents and godparents no longer have to "repent
sins" and "reject the devil".
The holy scriptures tell us there's more joy in heaven over one sinner that repents
than over those who have no reason to repent
Meanwhile, the defendant told the Abu Dhabi Court of Appeals that during Ramadan he had time to fast, repent
and even read the Quran several times.
8 to be a "Day of Restoration" and in an official proclamation called on state residents and others to "collectively repent
of distancing ourselves from God and ask for His mercy on us."