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regret

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Synonyms for repent

to feel or express sorrow for

Synonyms for repent

turn away from sin or do penitence

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feel remorse for

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Jesus does not interpret the two disasters described in vv 2 and 4 as a punishment for sin, but uses them to instruct His audience that those who do not repent will perish.
Everyone in either government or whatsoever in Lakes state must repent and [ask for] forgiveness for one another," he said.
Jonah 3:1-5,10 and Mark 1:14-20--Nineveh repents and God relents, followed by Jesus calling people to repent, then calling Simon and Andrew to leave their nets and become fishers of men.
The second defendant, who announced repent of what he was proclaiming before being asked to repent, was sentenced to ten years behind the bars and prevented from travel abroad a similar term of his imprisonment following his final discharge from prison.
and "Do you repent of the sins that separate us from God and neighbor?
They then ask: "Do you repent of the sins that separate us from God and neighbour?
The holy scriptures tell us there's more joy in heaven over one sinner that repents than over those who have no reason to repent.
Meanwhile, the defendant told the Abu Dhabi Court of Appeals that during Ramadan he had time to fast, repent and even read the Quran several times.
8 to be a "Day of Restoration" and in an official proclamation called on state residents and others to "collectively repent of distancing ourselves from God and ask for His mercy on us.
Al-Bouti: Syrians Involved in Events Should Seize Opportunity to Repent
IN reply to Mike Hancox (Letters, Nov 21), if my letter said Gavin should repent then I am sorry.
The bands lawyers are reportedly not holding out any hope of a reduced sentence, even if the band do repent.
When God asks him to go to Nineveh to tell the people, renowned for their wickedness, to repent, Jonah tries to run away.
My parents are big Christians and when I said their behaviour wasn't fair, all my dad said was that there's more rejoicing in heaven over one sinner who repents than over 99 who don't need to repent.
JESUS taught that we should love God, love our neighbour and repent of our sins.