Leviticus 26:40

40“But if a  they confess their iniquity and the iniquity of their fathers in their treachery that they b  committed against me, and also in walking contrary to me,

Judges 10:10

10And the people of Israel c  cried out to the  Lord, saying, “We have sinned against you, because d  we have forsaken our God and have served the Baals.”

1 Kings 8:47

47yet e  if they turn their heart in the land to which they have been carried captive, and repent and plead with you in the land of their captors, saying, f  ‘We have sinned and have acted perversely and wickedly,’

Ezra 9:5-10

5And at the g  evening sacrifice I rose from my fasting, with my garment h  and my cloak torn, and fell upon my knees i  and spread out my hands to the  Lord my God, 6saying:

“O my God, I am ashamed and blush to lift my face to you, my God, for our iniquities j  have risen higher than our heads, and our k  guilt has l  mounted up to the heavens.
7 m  From the days of our fathers to this day we have been in great n  guilt. And for our iniquities we, our kings, and our priests have been given into the hand of the kings of the lands, to the sword, to captivity, to plundering o  and to utter shame, as it is today. 8But now for a brief moment favor has been shown by the  Lord our God, to leave us a p  remnant and to give us a q  secure hold
Hebrew nail, or tent-pin
within his holy place, that our God may s  brighten our eyes and grant us a little reviving in our slavery.
9 t  For we are slaves. Yet our God has not forsaken us in our slavery u  but has extended to us his steadfast love before the kings of Persia, to grant us some reviving to set up the house of our God, to repair its ruins, and to give us protection
Hebrew a wall
in Judea and Jerusalem.

10“And now, O our God, what shall we say after this? For we have forsaken your commandments,

Job 33:27

27He sings before men and says:
‘I w  sinned and perverted what was right,
and it was not repaid to me.

Job 40:4

4 Behold, I am x  of small account; what shall I answer you?
y  I lay my hand on my mouth.

Job 42:6

6therefore I despise myself,
and repent
Or  and am comforted
in aa  dust and ashes.”
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