We are a Christian family living in North Wales, one of the most picturesque regions of Great Britain. It was not God who broke the old covenant. So I urge you today, repent and turn to Christ. No longer shall they teach one another, or say to each other, ‘Know the Lord,’ for they shall all know me, from the least of them to the greatest, says the Lord; for I will forgive their iniquity, and remember their sin no more” (31:33-34). By this ye may know if a man repenteth of his sins—behold, he … It is almost like God’s way to underline that what comes next is of extreme importance. When our Lord cried out on the cross “It is finished”, He meant exactly that. No longer will they teach their neighbor, or say to one another, 'Know the LORD,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest," declares the LORD. Sermon from January 10, 2020. But the new covenant is a covenant of grace. I will completely forget your transgressions, but not to make you feel better. 12 And I will be merciful to them in their wrongdoings, and I will remember their sins no more.” Read full chapter 0. “The Lord cannot look upon sin with the least degree of allowance; nevertheless” (D&C 1:31–32), the Lord said, “he who has repented of his sins, the same is forgiven, and I, the Lord, remember them no more” . You may not know him very well yet, in fact you will only know him as much as he allows you to learn. (NASB: Lockman) Greek: kai ton amartion auton kai ton anomion auton ou me mnesthesomai eti. The passage that we read today starts with the words: ‘Behold, the days come, saith the LORD’. Isaiah 43:25 says, “I, even I, am he who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake, and remembers your sins no more.” Hebrews 10 explains how Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross for sin was a once-and-for-all sacrifice. 34 And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the LORD: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the LORD: for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more. God is willing to reveal Himself to all who seek Him diligently. 17 Then he adds: “Their sins and lawless acts I will remember no more.”[ a] 18 And where these have been forgiven, sacrifice for sin is no longer necessary. Hebrews 8:12-13 NIV “For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more. I will be their God, and they shall be my people. I Will Remember Their Sins No More. Hebrews 8:12. It cannot mean literally that God forgets that people are sinners, but it means that he treats them as if this were forgotten. Yes, the Bible does say that God not only forgives our sins when we repent and trust Christ for our salvation, but He also forgets them. “I am the one, I sweep away your transgressions for my own sake and remember your sins no more. Hebrews 8:12 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Hebrews 8:12, NIV: "For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more.'" Hebrews 10:18 “ And their sins and their lawless acts I will remember no more [no longer holding their sins against them].” AMPC He then goes on to say, And their sins and their lawbreaking I will remember no more. God is willing to reveal Himself to all who seek Him diligently. 31:31-34). 31:31-34) Jeremiah; Old Testament; July 29, 2020 July 29, 2020; by Marta; The passage that we read today starts with the words: ‘Behold, the days come, saith the LORD’. What a great and merciful God we have. It required people to obey the law. God says, “I will forgive their sins and will no longer remember their wrongs.” (Hebrews 8:12 TEV) “I will not remember their sins … And because we are no longer behind that curtain of law and sin, God is no longer hidden from our sight. You have made acquaintance of Jesus and can now claim your salvation through the, If you are a Christian, nobody needs to teach you. Amplified: He then goes on to say, And their sins and their lawbreaking I will remember no more… For I will forgive their iniquities and will remember their sins no more." 119:137-144). But you do know him, if you believe in him. The law is now inside of us. [156 words] When the Hebrew writer quoted Jeremiah (Chapter 13) concerning the new covenant that Jesus brought, he writes, “For I will be merciful to their iniquities, and I will remember their sins no more” (Heb 8:12). God sees all our sins – past, present and future – and says, “Your sins I remember no more!” The words “no more” are a … “Behold, he who has repented of his sins, the same is forgiven, and I, the Lord, remember them no more. Yes, yes, let’s learn from the pain of past sin as we pursue holiness in the present and the future. Isaiah 48:8-10 Yea, thou heardest not; yea, thou knewest not; yea, from that time that thine ear was not opened: for I knew that thou wouldest deal very treacherously, and wast called a transgressor from the womb…, Psalm 25:7,11 Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions: according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy goodness' sake, O LORD…. Law was something external, almost like a burden to carry. But the reality of human heart is that absolutely none of us can stay faithful to the commandments of God even for one minute or second. Hebrews 10:16,17 This is the covenant that I will make with them after those days, saith the Lord, I will put my laws into their hearts, and in their minds will I write them; … The studies on this page come from our home meetings with the Word of God. The promise of the new covenant goes further to its spectacular crescendo: “for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more.” The reason why they can now know the Lord is this: for God has forgiven their sins. “And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the Lord: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the Lord”. We can know what is God’s will for us. I will remember their sins no more by Max Lucado When God forgives us, He makes a very important promise to us that we must also make when we forgive others. God says, “I will forgive their sins and will no longer remember their wrongs.” (Hebrews 8:12 TEV) “I will not remember their sins and evil deeds any longer.” (Hebrews 10:17 TEV) We are to follow God’s example when we forgive, “For I will be merciful to their unrighteousness, and their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more. Apostle John writes in his first epistle: “But ye have an unction from the Holy One, and, Mocking God is No New Thing Under The Sun, Ministry of John the Baptist (Matthew 3:1-12), Blessed Be The Name of The LORD (Job 1:13-22), The Demands of God’s Righteousness (Ps. God specifically claimed to remember their sins no more, but it wasn't for the Israelites' benefit -- it was for God's benefit! For by a single offering he has perfected for all time those who are being sanctified. Hebrews 10:17 "AND THEIR SINS AND THEIR LAWLESS DEEDS I WILL REMEMBER NO * MORE." When God forgives us, He makes a very important promise to us that we must also make when we forgive others. “Which my covenant they brake, although I was an husband unto them, saith the Lord”. For I will be merciful to their unrighteousness, and their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more.” NLV I will show loving-kindness to them and forgive their sins. I will be their God, and they shall be my people. ” By calling this covenant “new,” he has made the first one obsolete; and what is obsolete and outdated will soon disappear.” The least of them should know the Lord. All rights reserved. We read in verse 34: “But this shall be the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel; After those days, saith the Lord, I will put my law in their inward parts, and write it in their hearts; and will be their God, and they shall be my people.”. It is available to all who repent and turn to Him in faith. God wants us to see and know that this new covenant is something very new. And the Holy Spirit also bears witness to us; for after saying, 'This is the covenant that I will make with them after those days, declares the Lord: I will put my laws on their hearts, and write them on their minds,' then he adds, 'I will remember their sins and their lawless deeds no more.' Clearly the “Good News” is this: “I will be merciful toward their iniquities, and I will remember their sins no more… If you are a Christian, nobody needs to teach you. He no longer takes ANY action to mere out justice. How are you going to escape God’s wrath if you are not found in Jesus? In that very moment: you know the Lord. Every time we ask for forgiveness, our relationship with Him becomes free and new again. God was essentially saying: "I'm tired of carrying around all your sin and all the different ways you've rebelled against me. 31:31-34) Home; Old Testament; I Will Remember Their Sin No More (Jer. No longer shall they teach one another, or say to each other, ‘Know the Lord,’ for they shall all know me, from the least of them to the greatest, says the Lord; for I will forgive their iniquity, and remember their sin no more” (31:33-34). Prophet Jeremiah also puts the words: ‘saith the LORD’ – the purpose of this is to ensure the reader takes the verses for what they are: the words of God. What does it mean? Clearly the “Good News” is this: “I will be merciful toward their iniquities, and I will remember their sins no more… It was made also for us so that we learn that we cannot be saved by the law and to open the only way for us human to come to God. These words speak about the moment when you are born again. Hebrews 10:17 …“Their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more.” I don’t know about you, but I would say that Hebrews 10:17 is good news. Copyrights © Know Jesus. American Standard Version I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake; and I will not remember thy sins. There is nothing to remember (or act upon) just unconditional love. It is God’s seal in you. God has said to you, “I will be merciful towards your inequities and I will remember them no more,” and so if He remembers them no more, then you do not have to dwell on them. Hebrews 8:12, ESV: "For I will be merciful toward their iniquities, and I will remember their sins no more.”" Hebrews 8:12, KJV: "For I will be merciful to their unrighteousness, and their sins and their iniquities will I remember no more." God reminds the Israelites of His grace by stating that He is the One who forgives their sins and blots out their transgressions. I will remember their sins no more. Law is no longer something external, something to carry. “Their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more.” The prophecy written in Jeremiah 31:34 is important enough to be quoted twice in the Letter to the Hebrews. That means that if you can perfectly obey God’s law, you will receive eternal life in heaven. Isaiah 44:22 I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins: return unto me; for I have redeemed thee. Yes, yes, let’s learn from the pain of past sin as we pursue holiness in the present and the future. Before the new covenant, law was the way by which people tried to come to God. Yes, the Bible does say that God not only forgives our sins when we repent and trust Christ for our salvation, but He also forgets them. 339–60. “And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the Lord: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the Lord”. I, even I, am he that blots out your transgressions for my own sake, and will not remember your sins. God specifically claimed to remember their sins no more, but it wasn't for the Israelites' benefit -- it was for God's benefit! If you can hold all of the commandments you will receive God’s blessings. Mercifully, He promises, "their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more" (Hebrews 10:17). God is merciful to the unrighteousness of people and their sins are remembered no more. May 3, 2020. Now, if I did not preach at all, but mere-ly gave you these four texts to consider, I think the service ought to be full of comfort to all who know The least of them should know the Lord. No longer will each man teach his neighbor or his brother, saying, 'Know the LORD,' because they will all know Me, from the least of them to the greatest, declares the LORD. Isaiah 43:25 says, “I, even I, am he who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake, and remembers your sins no more.” Hebrews 10 explains how Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross for sin was a once-and-for-all sacrifice. “For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more.” For I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more.” Isaiah 1:18 Helpful? Mercifully, He promises, "their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more" (Hebrews 10:17). And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the LORD: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the LORD: for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more. We can know what is God’s will for us. The Atonement satisfies all requirements of justice, and we are wrapped safely in the arms of His love. 35 Thus saith the LORD, which giveth the sun for a light by day, and the ordinances of the moon and of the stars for a light by night, which divideth the sea when the waves thereof roar; The LORD of hosts is his … It was a covenant of promise: Obey God’s law and you will receive God’s blessing. I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins. All you need is your Holy Bible and the Holy Spirit that is within you will teach you and show you everything. What we read in the first verse: “Behold, the days come, saith the Lord” was fulfilled on the Calvary, when Jesus Christ died for the sins of the world. Jeremiah 31:34 And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the LORD: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the LORD: for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more. For I will be merciful to their unrighteousness, and their sins and their iniquities will I remember no more. It does not imply literal amnesia. The Bible says, “I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more” (Jeremiah 31:34). The righteousness of God is now fulfilled. In one sweeping act of forgiveness - so complete that He promises to not even remember what we did wrong - God has provided the eternal payment for each sin we contritely ask Him to forgive. “But the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will send in my name, he shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you.” J. Hebrews 10:17 17 … “Their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more.” I don’t know about you, but I would say that Hebrews 10:17 is good news. The purpose of the old covenant was to teach us about sin and that we may seek that better promise of God’s grace. Hebrews 10:17–18: “I will remember their sins and their lawless deeds no more. Come to Him, for all is finished and ready. God is faithful to this old covenant and God’s promises stand unchanged. Every time the Bible says ‘behold’, we better put a close attention to what comes after. For I will be merciful andgracious toward their sins and I will remember their deeds of unrighteousness no more. How can one not rejoice in such a wonderful salvation that God has prepared for his people! No longer will they teach their neighbor, or say to one another, ‘Know the Lord,’ because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest,” declares the Lord. It is the moment when you believe that the gospel is truth and that Jesus Christ is truly the Son of God who died for your sins and was resurrected on the third day. “Behold, he who has repented of his sins, the same is forgiven, and I, the Lord, remember them no more. God is not erasing our sin from His consciousness or His awareness. Hebrews 8:12-13 NIV “For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more. The new covenant is now completed. The law is now inside of us. 339–60. Isaiah 37:35 For I will defend this city to save it for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake. And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the LORD: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the LORD: for I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more. Will I remember no more - This is evidently spoken after the manner of men, and in accordance with human apprehension. But notice the added phrase: "for my own sake." I have not written unto you because ye know not the truth, but because ye know it, and that no lie is of the truth.” 1 J. YOU see these texts are all alike in their declaration that the Lord will not remember His people’s sins. 2:20-21. “And their sins and iniquities will I remember no more.” King James Version (KJV) Jesus Is the Ultimate Scapegoat “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God” (Eph. God sees all our sins—past, present and future—and says, “Your sins I remember no more!” The words “no more… Holman Christian Standard Bible It is I who sweep away your transgressions for My own sake and remember your sins no more. Their united testimony is that Jehovah, the Lord God, will forgive the sins of His people, and do it in so complete a way that He will remember their iniquities no more. Heb 8:12 For I will be merciful toward their iniquities, and I will remember their sins no more.” Preached by Steve Waller. In that very moment: you know the Lord. I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions, Pronoun - third person masculine singular, Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular, To stroke, rub, to erase, to smooth, grease, make fat, to touch, reach to, Noun - masculine plural construct | second person masculine singular, Preposition | first person common singular, Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular, To mark, to remember, to mention, to be male, Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine plural construct | second person masculine singular, An offence, its penalty, occasion, sacrifice, expiation, an offender, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, OT Prophets: Isaiah 43:25 I even I am he who blots (Isa Isi Is). In Jesus picturesque regions of Great Britain anomion auton ou me mnesthesomai eti their wickedness and will no! 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