Ask a Pastor Column
Presenting biblical answers to tough questions
May 19, 2022
Q: Is there an unforgivable sin? How can it be unforgivable if Christ died for all sin? (Part Two of Two)
A: As mentioned in a previous article, there are two cases in Scripture where the Bible states that an act will not be forgiven. The sin of unforgiveness was covered last week. This week we will examine blasphemy against the Holy Spirit.
As always, we must understand blasphemy against the Spirit in the context in which it was written (Matthew 12:22-32; Mark 3:22-30). Matthew and Mark both record similar accounts of an interaction between Jesus and the Pharisees. Christ had performe...