Ten Days of Repentance between the Feast of Trumpets and the Day of Atonement
Confess my sin fully.
“Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity.
I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the Lord.” And you forgave the guilt of my sin.” Psalm 32:5
- Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper, but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy. Proverbs 28:13
- We have sinned and done wrong. We have been wicked and have rebelled; we have turned away from your commands and laws. Daniel 9:5
- While Ezra was praying and confessing, weeping and throwing himself down before the house of God, a large crowd of Israelites—men, women and children—gathered around him. They too wept bitterly. Ezra 10:1
- I confessthe sins we Israelites, including myself and my father’s family, have committed against you. Nehemiah 1:6
- They stood in their places and confessed their sins and the sins of their ancestors. Nehemiah 9:3
- Because of the service by which you have proved yourselves, others will praise God for the obedience that accompanies your confession of the gospel of Christ, and for your generosity in sharing with them and with everyone else. 2 Corinthians 9:13
- “Everyone who confesses the name of the Lord must turn away from wickedness.” 2 Timothy 2:19
- Therefore confessyour sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. James 5:16