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Bible Term: Transgression

Transgress is a verb that means to violate a law, to exceed a limit, to commit a crime, or to sin. Typical uses of transgress in the Bible are to sin against God or to break his laws and commandments.

Transgression is the noun form of transgress, which means a crime, a sin, or a breach or violation of the Law. In the Bible, the Israelites where often chastised by the prophets for their transgressions, that is for breaking the Law of God.

By Peter DeHaan

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