In describing truths and misconceptions about the repentance John the Baptist preached, Alistair Begg asks two important questions: Do we understand what repentance is? and Have we ourselves ever truly repented? Repentance is essentially a grace—a God-given willingness to turn from sin to salvation. Though regret may play a role, it cannot change us. Repentance can.
7He said therefore to the crowds that came out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
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