Job 33:27 He looketh upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;
Job 33:28 He will deliver his soul from going into the pit, and his life shall see the light.
This is a word of truth, gathered from the experience of a man of
God, and it is tantamount to a promise.
What the LORD has done, and is
doing, He will continue to do while the world standeth.
The LORD will
receive into His bosom all who come to Him with a sincere confession of
In fact, He is always on the lookout to discover any that are
in trouble because of their faults.
Can we not endorse the language here used?
Have we not sinned, sinned
personally so as to say, "I have sinned"?
Sinned willfully, having
perverted that which is right?
Sinned so as to discover that there is no
profit in it but an eternal loss?
Let us, then, go to God with this
honest acknowledgment. He asks no more. We can do no less.
Let us plead His promise in the name of Jesus.
He will deliver us
from the pit of hell which yawns for us; He will grant us life and
Why should we despair?
Why should we even doubt?
The LORD does
not mock humble souls.
He means what He says.
The guilty can be
Those who deserve execution can receive free pardon.
confess, and we pray Thee to forgive!