Word of the Day: Repent and Repentance

Repent   re-pent / ri-ˈpent   verb  
  1. to turn from sin and better oneself
To grieve over sin is one thing, to repent is another. Frederick William Robertson, 1816-1853  
  1. to feel regretful or contrite over past actions
To spend the night in anger is better than to spend it repenting. Senegalese Proverb     Repentance re-pen-tance / ri-ˈpen-tᵊn(t)s   noun  
  1. the act of regretting past wrongs and turning from sin
From listening comes wisdom and from speaking, repentance. Traditional Proverb