I remember hearing a paraphrased portion of this verse quoted years ago; “Bless the Lord with the fruit of your lips.” I asked myself this question;
Romans 5:6-8 (NKJV) – 6 For when we were still without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly. 7 For scarcely for a righteous man will one die; yet perhaps for a good man someone would even dare to die. 8 But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we …
According to Jesus, I stand in agreement, we have to forgive each time someone does something to us. How many times? Seven times seventy. “Just as we can show gratitude toward someone who does something good in our favor over and over again, we should be able to forgive someone from our heart that has hurt us.