Acts 8:21-25

21 You have neither part nor lot in this matter, for your heart is not right before God. 22 Repent, therefore, of this wickedness of yours, and pray to the Lord that, if possible, the intent of your heart may be forgiven you. 23 For I see that you are in the gall[c] of bitterness and in the bond of iniquity.” 24 And Simon answered, “Pray for me to the Lord, that nothing of what you have said may come upon me.”

25 Now when they had testified and spoken the word of the Lord, they returned to Jerusalem, preaching the gospel to many villages of the Samaritans.

One response to “Acts 8:21-25

  1. Forgiveness is in Christ and Christ alone. Forgiveness was accomplished by Christ at the cross. What is being prayed for and sought in this passage is for Simon to submit his heart to Christ, to repent of the spirit that had him seeking gifts, and pray that God change his heart.

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