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ἄφεσις (aphesis, 0859)

Meanings

[a] forgiveness, [the] forgiveness, forgiveness, freedom, release

Greek-English Concordance: 17 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
Matt.26:28 28τοῦτο γάρ ἐστιν τὸ αἷμά μου τῆς διαθήκης· τὸ περὶ πολλῶν ἐκχυννόμενον εἰς ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶν. 28 for this is my {NEQ} blood , which confirms the covenant  *  between God and his people . It is poured out as a sacrifice to forgive the sins of many .
Mark.1:4 4ἐγένετο Ἰωάνης Βαπτίζων, ἐν τῇ ἐρήμῳ καὶ κηρύσσων βάπτισμα μετανοίας εἰς ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶν. 4 This messenger was John the Baptist . He was in the wilderness and preached that people should be baptized to show that they had repented of their sins and turned to God to be forgiven .
Mark.3:29 29ὃς δ᾽ ἂν βλασφημήσῃ εἰς τὸ πνεῦμα τὸ ἅγιον οὐκ ἔχει ἄφεσιν εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα· ἀλλὰ ἔνοχός ἐστιν αἰωνίου ἁμαρτήματος. 29 but anyone who blasphemes the {RPT} Holy Spirit will never be forgiven . This is a sin with eternal consequences .
Luke.1:77 77τοῦ δοῦναι γνῶσιν σωτηρίας τῷ λαῷ αὐτοῦ ἐν ἀφέσει ἁμαρτιῶν αὐτῶν. 77 You will tell his {NEQ} people how to {NEQ} find salvation through forgiveness of their sins .
Luke.3:3 3καὶ ἦλθεν εἰς πᾶσαν τὴν περίχωρον τοῦ Ἰορδάνου, κηρύσσων βάπτισμα μετανοίας εἰς ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶν. 3 Then John went from place to place on both sides of the Jordan River , preaching that people should be baptized to show that they had repented of their sins and turned to God to be forgiven .
Luke.4:18 18Πνεῦμα κυρίου ἐπ᾽ ἐμέ, οὗ εἵνεκεν ἔχρισέν με εὐαγγελίσασθαι πτωχοῖς. ἀπέσταλκέν με κηρύξαι αἰχμαλώτοις ἄφεσιν, καὶ τυφλοῖς ἀνάβλεψιν, ἀποστεῖλαι τεθραυσμένους ἐν ἀφέσει, 18 The Spirit of the LORD is upon me , for he has anointed me to bring Good News to the poor . He has sent me to proclaim that captives will be released , that the blind will see , that the oppressed will be set free ,
Luke.24:47 47καὶ κηρυχθῆναι ἐπὶ τῷ ὀνόματι αὐτοῦ— μετάνοιαν εἰς ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶν εἰς πάντα τὰ ἔθνη— ἀρξάμενοι ἀπὸ Ἰερουσαλήμ· 47 It was also written that this message would be proclaimed in the authority of his {NEQ} name to all the nations ,  *  beginning in Jerusalem : There is forgiveness of sins for all who repent .
Acts.2:38 38Πέτρος δὲ πρὸς αὐτούς, Μετανοήσατε, φησίν, Καὶ βαπτισθήτω ἕκαστος ὑμῶν ἐν τῷ ὀνόματι Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ εἰς ἄφεσιν τῶν ἁμαρτιῶν ὑμῶν· καὶ λήμψεσθε τὴν δωρεὰν τοῦ ἁγίου πνεύματος. 38   Peter {NEQ} replied {RPT} , Each of you must repent of your sins and turn to God , and be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness {NEQ} of your sins . Then you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit .
Acts.5:31 31τοῦτον θεὸς ἀρχηγὸν καὶ σωτῆρα ὕψωσεν τῇ δεξιᾷ αὐτοῦ· τοῦ δοῦναι μετάνοιαν τῷ Ἰσραὴλ καὶ ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶν. 31 Then {NEQ} God put him in the place of honor {NEQ} at his right hand as Prince and Savior . {NEQ} He did this so the people of {NEQ} Israel would repent of their sins and be forgiven .
Acts.10:43 43τούτῳ πάντες οἱ προφῆται μαρτυροῦσιν, ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶν λαβεῖν διὰ τοῦ ὀνόματος αὐτοῦ πάντα τὸν πιστεύοντα εἰς αὐτόν. 43 He is the one all the prophets testified about , saying that everyone who believes in him will have their sins forgiven through his {NEQ} name .
Acts.13:38 38γνωστὸν οὖν ἔστω ὑμῖν, ἄνδρες ἀδελφοί. ὅτι διὰ τούτου ὑμῖν ἄφεσις ἁμαρτιῶν καταγγέλλεται. 38  *  Brothers , {NEQ} listen {RPT} ! We are here to proclaim that through this man Jesus there is forgiveness for your sins .
Acts.26:18 18ἀνοῖξαι ὀφθαλμοὺς αὐτῶν, τοῦ ἐπιστρέψαι ἀπὸ σκότους εἰς φῶς, καὶ τῆς ἐξουσίας τοῦ Σατανᾶ ἐπὶ τὸν θεόν· τοῦ λαβεῖν αὐτοὺς ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶν καὶ κλῆρον ἐν τοῖς ἡγιασμένοις πίστει τῇ εἰς ἐμέ. 18 to open their eyes , so they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of {NEQ} Satan to {NEQ} God . Then they {NEQ} will receive forgiveness for their sins and be given a place among God’s people , who are set apart by faith {NEQ} in me .
Eph.1:7 7ἐν ἔχομεν τὴν ἀπολύτρωσιν διὰ τοῦ αἵματος αὐτοῦ, τὴν ἄφεσιν τῶν παραπτωμάτων, κατὰ τὸ πλοῦτος τῆς χάριτος αὐτοῦ· 7 He is so {NEQ} rich in kindness and {NEQ} grace that he purchased our {NEQ} freedom with the blood of his Son and {NEQ} forgave our {NEQ} sins .
Col.1:14 14ἐν ἔχομεν τὴν ἀπολύτρωσιν τὴν ἄφεσιν τῶν ἁμαρτιῶν. 14 who purchased our freedom  *  and {NEQ} forgave our sins .
Heb.9:22 22καὶ σχεδόν, ἐν αἵματι πάντα καθαρίζεται, κατὰ τὸν νόμον· καὶ χωρὶς αἱματεκχυσίας, οὐ γίνεται ἄφεσις. 22 In fact , according to the law of Moses , nearly everything was purified with blood . For without the shedding of blood , there is no forgiveness .
Heb.10:18 18ὅπου δὲ ἄφεσις τούτων, οὐκέτι προσφορὰ περὶ ἁμαρτίας. 18 And when sins have been forgiven , there is no need to offer any more sacrifices .