Justification is a true eradication of sin, a supernatural infusion of grace,
and a renewal of the inner person. CCC 1987 – 1992
Sins are obliterated, not merely “covered over.”
2 Samuel 12:13
Then David said to Nathan, "I have sinned against the LORD."
Nathan answered David: "The LORD on his part
has forgiven your
: you shall not die.
1 Chronicles 21:8
Then David said to God, "I have sinned greatly in doing this thing.
Take away your servant's guilt
, for I have acted very foolishly."