The Importance Of Redemption

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Introduction The Bible teaches us in Romans 3:23 that “all have sinned and fallen short of the glory of God.” From Genesis 3 till present day man has sinned and we have been in search of redemption. Either by our own ways or through a higher power. As I grew up I would beat other people to church to learn and hear the Gospel. I wouldn’t pay attention in school but in church, you couldn’t distract me from the Word. I turned away from him after I left home during my trials and tribulations. So redemption is something I myself have longed for my whole life.
Justice and God The definition of Redemption from Strongs Greek Hebrew Dictionary is from a compound of (apo) and (Lutron); (the act) ransom in full, i.e. (figurative) riddance, or (specifically) Christian salvation:- deliverance, redemption. (Strong) In Christianity, redemption is given through the blood of Christ. His blood that was shed when he died on the cross for our sins. Jesus paid our ransom in full so that we didn’t have too. “Being justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus:” Romans 3:24. Without that merciful selfless act, we would be found guilty in the eyes of the Lord. He has delivered us from our sins, wiped them away, and we are washed in His blood. It was also His grace that humbled him to take our place on that cross. “We have redemption in Him through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace that He lavished on us with all

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