Repentance

Who are called to repentance?

"I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance." Luke 5:32.

 

How many are sinners?

"We have before proved both Jews and Gentiles, that they are all under sin;" Romans 3:9.

 

What are fitting inquiries for those convicted of sin?

"Men and brethren, what shall we do?" "Sirs, what must I do to be saved" Acts 2:7; 16:30.

 

What replies does inspiration return to these inquiries?

"Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins," "Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved," Acts 2:38; 16:31.

 

What is the result of godly sorrow?

"For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation." 2 Corinthians 7:10

 

What did John the Baptist say to the Pharisees and Sadducees when he saw them come to his baptism?

"O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come?" Matthew 3:7.

 

What did he tell them to do?

"Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance:" Matthew 3:8.

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