The Time of Accounting

Peter wanted to know how often he should forgive his brother who sins. Jesus taught that we should forgive endlessly, for that is how God treats us. Then Jesus presented a parable of a king who wanted to settle accounts with his servants. Jesus said, “And when he had begun to settle accounts, one was brought to him who owed him ten thousand talents” (Matthew 18:24).
The man owed the king more than could ever be paid back. This represents us and what we owe God. We owe a debt that we cannot repay.
However, what does God do? He forgives the debt! How then should I treat my brother or sister who owes me far less? The issue here is not money, but our sin and what we owe God for allowing us to live after we have sinned. The price is too high. We cannot pay it.
If He forgives me, what should I do toward my brother?

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