But if a wicked person turns away from all the sins they have committed and keeps all my decrees and does what is just and right, that person will surely live; they will not die. None of the offences they have committed will be remembered against them. Because of the righteous things they have done, they will live. Do I take any pleasure in the death of the wicked? declares the Sovereign Lord. Rather, am I not pleased when they turn from their ways and live?
For I take no pleasure in the death of anyone, declares the Sovereign Lord. Repent and live! Ezekiel 18:21-23, 32 (NIV)
Do you ever find it hard to forgive certain things?
Reading the Old Testament (OT) puts these thoughts into perspective. Why? Because the OT is full of instances where God describes in graphic detail the wickedness and unfaithfulness of his people, yet…
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