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Reformation Study Bible – John 20:23
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John 20:23

20:23 If you forgive the sins of anyone. The apostles, as the founders of the church and acting for it, receive the authority to declare God’s judgment on sins. Fundamentally, this declaration is made in the preaching of the gospel. See “Church Discipline and Excommunication” at Matt. 18:15.