Bible verses about "conviction" | NSB

1 John 1:9

9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

Acts 2:37

37 Now when they heard this, they were stabbed to the heart, and said to Peter and to the rest of the apostles: »Men and brothers, what shall we do?«

John 16:8

8 »Upon arrival this one will convict the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment.

John 3:19-21

19 »This is the judgment, that the light has come into the world. People loved the darkness rather than the light for their works were evil. 20 »Every one who does evil hates the light. He does not come to the light because his works would be reproved. 21 »He who practices the truth comes to the light. His works are made known that they are from God.«

2 Corinthians 7:9-10

9 I now rejoice, not because you were made sorry, but that you were made sorry to repentance; for you were made sorry after a godly fashion, that you might not suffer loss by us. 10 For godly sorrow works repentance leading to salvation. This is a repentance that brings no regret: but the sorrow of the world works death.

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