The Passion Translation
12 Forgive us the wrongs we have done[a] as we ourselves
release forgiveness to those who have wronged us.
13 Rescue us every time we face tribulation[b]
and set us free from evil.[c]
For you are the King who rules
with power and glory forever. Amen.’[d]
14 “And when you pray, make sure you forgive the faults of others so that your Father in heaven will also forgive you.Read full chapter
- Matthew 6:12 Or “Send away the results of our debts (shortcomings),” used as a metaphor for our sins. The Aramaic can be translated “Give us serenity as we also allow others serenity.”
- Matthew 6:13 Or “Do not let us be put into the ordeal of testing.” God never tempts man. See James 1:13-14.
- Matthew 6:13 Or “the Evil One.”
- Matthew 6:13 As translated from the Aramaic, Hebrew Matthew, and most Greek manuscripts. The Aramaic word for “forever” means “until the end of all the universes.”