50+ Bible Verses about Confession

A confession is an official proclamation where one owns up about his faults and sins and pleads guilty for the crimes he has committed. Confession is when one acknowledges his mistakes that one would apparently want to be kept hidden.

A person confesses his mistakes only when he realizes his sins and feels ashamed for doing it. Therefore confession reduces the extent of punishment that one would receive for carrying out sinful acts. Here are a few bible verses about confessions.ย 

Here are Bible Verses about Confession

John 1:9 โ€“ If we own up our wrongdoings, he will be loyal and fair when he showers his mercy upon us for all the sins we have committed and purifies us from immorality and evil. 

James 5:16 โ€“ And on that account, you should own up about your acts of wrongdoing to one another, and join hands in prayer for the well-being of your companions, so that you may be cured of anything and everything. The act of devotion by a moral and honest person has a huge influence as it gets fulfilled quite efficiently. 

Proverbs 28:13 โ€“ All the people who try to hide their sinful acts will not be able to gain success in life, but the person who owns up about his mistakes and does not repeat them for a second time, will be showered with the mercy of the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe. 

James 4:7-10 – And on that account, clean your hands, you miscreants, and purge your souls, you double-faced creatures. You should subject yourself to misery and shed tears and lament. Allow your laughs to be transformed into grieving, and allow your happiness to be transformed into sorrow. Make yourself service in front of the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe, and he will glorify you. 

Psalm 32:5 โ€“ I have confessed my sins to you and got it off my chest, and I did not try to hide my acts of wickedness; I declared to the good God, the almighty Heavenly Father, that I will own up about all my wrongdoings to him. And the holy Lord, the Supreme Being of all the universe, showered me with His forgiveness for the immorality of my transgressions. Selah

Acts 19:18 โ€“ And on that account, many people among them, who have now turned into devotees as well, they all made their way here, owning up about their sins and revealing their immoral acts. 

Romans 3:23 โ€“ And on that account, there are many people who have carried out sinful acts and have therefore been deprived of the blessings of the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe. 

James 4:17 โ€“ And on that account, if any man is aware of the difference between what is right and what is wrong, and even after his knowledge of the right thing if he chooses to take up the wrong path, he is clearly and with complete intention committing a sinful act. 

Psalm 32:2-5 – And on that account, during the times that I have kept my lips sealed, my bones have frittered away through my whining that continued throughout the day. And this is because of the fact that for days and nights, your arms felt hefty upon my shoulders; my strength had desiccated in a similar way in which things dry up in the scorching warmth of the summer. 

Psalm 51:1-5 โ€“ And on that account, it is addressed to the conductor of the choir. A Psalm of David was pronounced, during the time Nathan, the fortune teller, had made his way to him after he had paid a visit to Bathsheba. Shower me with some of your forgiveness, O Lord, the almighty Heavenly Father of all nations, on the basis of your committed affection; and on the basis of your plentiful amount of compassion, wipe out all the sinful acts that I have committed. 

John 20:22-23 โ€“ And on that account, during the time he uttered those words, he laid his breath on them and told them to accept the Divine Spirit. He also added that if someone shows forgiveness to the sinful acts of any person, he will also be shown forgiveness when he is in need of it, and if someone stops himself from showing forgiveness to others, no one will show him forgiveness as well. 

Romans 10:9 โ€“ And on that account, if you acknowledge it with your lips that the Son of God, Jesus Christ is our holy Lord and in your soul, if you have faith in the fact that he was brought back to life from death by the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe, you will be rescued. 

Corinthians 10:13 โ€“ You have not been outstripped by any such desire or enticement that mankind is not accustomed to. The almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe, is true to his words, and he will not allow you to be enticed by something that is beyond your capacity to manage, but along with the enticement, he will also furnish you with a path to break free, so that you are able to deal with it. 

 Peter 3:9 –  And on that account, the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe is not lazy or sluggish in carrying out his promises as a few people take sluggishness into account, but he is forbearing and tolerant with you, not wanting that any person should die, but he wishes that each and every man should gain contrition.  

Acts 17:30 โ€“ There were times when the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe, failed to notice the lack of knowledge of people, but at the current moment, he gave orders to each and every person from all over the world to feel remorse. 

James 4:7-10 โ€“ And on that account, you should give up your souls to the good God, the almighty Heavenly Father. If you stay away from the evil spirit, he will leave you alone. Bring yourself closer to the holy Lord, the Supreme Being of all the universe, and he will also bring himself closer to you. 

John 20:19-24 โ€“ During the end of that day, the starting day of the week, there were latches on the gates where the devotees had taken shelter as they were afraid of the Jews, and the Son of God, Lord Jesus Christ, arrived and stood amidst them and told them that peace is with them. When he had uttered these words, he displayed his arms to them along with his side. 

Psalm 51:1-5 – And on that account, pay close attention to the fact that I was brought into the soils of this earth as a result of evil, and my birth was an act of sin committed by my mother. 

Acts 3:19 โ€“ And on that account, you should feel remorse and undergo a transformation for a second time so that the sinful acts that you have carried out may be eradicated. 

Acts 2:38 โ€“ And on that account, Peter told them that each and every person among them should feel remorse and undergo baptism, in the name of the Son of God, Lord Jesus Christ, in order to beg for mercy for the sinful acts that they have committed, and they will be provided with the reward of the Divine Spirit. 

Romans 6:23 โ€“ And on that account, the price that one has to pay for committing sinful acts is a departure from life, but the reward of the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe, that is free of cost, is life for eternity in the name of the Son of God, Jesus Christ who is our Lord. 

Psalm 32:2-5 โ€“ And on that account, the man whom the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe, loves and does not take any of his immoral acts into consideration, and in whose soul there is no dishonesty, he is the one who is truly blessed. 

Mark 11:25 โ€“ And on that account, each time that you join your hands in prayer before the holy Lord, the almighty Heavenly Father who is the Supreme Being of all the universe, you should pardon the people who have wronged you and not hold any grudges against them, so that your holy Father who resides in paradise may shower his forgiveness upon you, for your transgressions as well. 

Titus 3:5 โ€“ He rescued us, not on the basis of the moral and virtuous tasks that have been carried out by us, but he saved us in accordance with his own virtue of forgiveness, by the cleansing of regeneration and the restoration of the Divine Spirit. 

Acts 16:31 โ€“ And on that account, they said that we should put our faith in the Son of the almighty God, Lord Jesus Christ, and our souls will be delivered, our family members and we will be furnished with protection. 

Matthew 16:19 โ€“ And on that account, I will provide you with the keys of the domain of paradise, and all the things that you hold together on the soils of the earth, those things shall stay with you in heaven as well, and all the things that you let slip on earth, shall slipway in heaven too. 

John 29:19-24 – And on that account, the devotees were delighted when they laid their eyes upon the holy Lord. And the Son of God, Lord Jesus Christ, repeated once again that peace is with them and then he added that just how he has been sent by the almighty Heavenly Father, the Supreme Being of all the universe, in the similar way his disciples are also being sent by him. 

Psalm 51:1-5 – And on that account, holy Lord, the almighty Heavenly Father, I beg you to cleanse me of all my immoral acts and liberate me completely of all my sins. And I am saying this because I am aware of all the sinful acts that I have carried out, and they are all in front of my eyes. I have committed an offense against you, and only you, and I have carried out acts that are considered to be wicked in your eyes, and I say this so that you appear to be rational in the things that you utter and innocent in your discernment.