Forgive the repentant brother

Scripture references

Matthew 18:21–22 (ASV)

21Then came Peter and said to him, Lord, how oft shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? until seven times? 22Jesus saith unto him, I say not unto thee, Until seven times; but, Until seventy times seven.

Luke 17:3–4 (ASV)

3Take heed to yourselves: if thy brother sin, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him. 4And if he sin against thee seven times in the day, and seven times turn again to thee, saying, I repent; thou shalt forgive him.


Charles Mulli forgives his father rather than to see him punished.
A translation helper left the work with a bad attitude, but he repented. Dr. Viggo Olsen was reminded of Jesus' teachings, and readily forgave.