I should not blame others for my mistakes. I am responsible for my actions. My mistakes are not the fault of others. Rather, they are the result of my actions and choices.
Adam and Eve made a bad choice in the Garden of Eden. They were warned of the consequences of sinning, but they chose to disobey God anyway. Adam blamed God for his sin and turned on Him by saying the woman whom You gave me.
.Although we know that Jesus died on the cross as a result of his sacrifice on behalf of sinful mankind, sometimes we forget that Jesus took the blame for our sins.
Bible Verses About Blame (Old Testament)
Genesis 3:12 – The man said, “The woman whom you gave to be with me, she gave me fruit from the tree, and I ate it.”
Genesis 6:9 – This is the history of the generations of Noah: Noah was a righteous man, blameless among the people of his time. Noah walked with God.
Genesis 17:1 – When Abram was ninety-nine years old, Yahweh appeared to Abram and said to him, “I am God Almighty. Walk before me and be blameless.
Genesis 43:9 – I’ll be collateral for him. From my hand will you require him. If I don’t bring him to you, and set him before you, then let me bear the blame forever;
Genesis 44:10 – He said, “Now also let it be according to your words. He with whom it is found will be my slave; and you will be blameless.”
Genesis 44:32 – For your servant became collateral for the boy to my father, saying, ‘If I don’t bring him to you, then I will bear the blame to my father forever.’
Judges 15:3 – Samson said to them, “This time I will be blameless in the case of the Philistines when I harm them.”
1 Samuel 25:24 – She fell at his feet, and said, “On me, my lord, on me be the blame! Please let your servant speak in your ears. Hear the words of your servant.
Job 1:1 – There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job. That man was blameless and upright, and one who feared God, and turned away from evil.
Job 1:8 – Yahweh said to Satan, “Have you considered my servant, Job? For there is no one like him in the earth, a blameless and an upright man, one who fears God, and turns away from evil.”
Job 2:3 – Yahweh said to Satan, “Have you considered my servant Job? For there is no one like him in the earth, a blameless and an upright man, one who fears God, and turns away from evil. He still maintains his integrity, although you incited me against him, to ruin him without cause.”
Job 8:20 – “Behold, God will not cast away a blameless man, neither will he uphold the evildoers.
Job 9:20 – Though I am righteous, my own mouth will condemn me. Though I am blameless, it will prove me perverse.
Job 9:21 – I am blameless. I don’t respect myself. I despise my life.
Job 9:22 – “It is all the same. Therefore I say he destroys the blameless and the wicked.
Job 12:4 – I am like one who is a joke to his neighbor, I, who called on God, and he answered. The just, the blameless man is a joke.
Psalm 15:2 – He who walks blamelessly and does what is right, and speaks truth in his heart;
Psalm 18:23 – I was also blameless with him. I kept myself from my iniquity.
Psalm 19:13 – Keep back your servant also from presumptuous sins. Let them not have dominion over me. Then I will be upright. I will be blameless and innocent of great transgression.
Psalm 58:1 – For the Chief Musician. To the tune of “Do Not Destroy.” A poem by David.Do you indeed speak righteousness, silent ones? Do you judge blamelessly, you sons of men?
Psalm 75:2 – When I choose the appointed time, I will judge blamelessly.
Psalm 84:11 – For Yahweh God is a sun and a shield. Yahweh will give grace and glory. He withholds no good thing from those who walk blamelessly.
Psalm 101:2 – I will be careful to live a blameless life. When will you come to me? I will walk within my house with a blameless heart.
Psalm 119:1 – Blessed are those whose ways are blameless, who walk according to Yahweh’s law.
Psalm 119:80 – Let my heart be blameless toward your decrees, that I may not be disappointed.
Proverbs 10:9 – He who walks blamelessly walks surely, but he who perverts his ways will be found out.
Proverbs 11:5 – The righteousness of the blameless will direct his way, but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
Proverbs 11:20 – Those who are perverse in heart are an abomination to Yahweh, but those whose ways are blameless are his delight.
Proverbs 28:10 – Whoever causes the upright to go astray in an evil way, he will fall into his own trap; but the blameless will inherit good.
Proverbs 28:18 – Whoever walks blamelessly is kept safe; but one with perverse ways will fall suddenly.
Ecclesiastes 12:10 – The Preacher sought to find out acceptable words, and that which was written blamelessly, words of truth.
Isaiah 33:15 – He who walks righteously and speaks blamelessly, he who despises the gain of oppressions, who gestures with his hands, refusing to take a bribe, who stops his ears from hearing of blood, and shuts his eyes from looking at evil
Amos 5:10 – They hate him who reproves in the gate, and they abhor him who speaks blamelessly.
Micah 2:7 – Shall it be said, O house of Jacob: “Is Yahweh’s Spirit angry? Are these his doings? Don’t my words do good to him who walks blamelessly?”
Luke 1:6 – They were both righteous before God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord.
Romans 2:1 – Therefore you are without excuse, O man, whoever you are who judge. For in that which you judge another, you condemn yourself. For you who judge practice the same things.
Bible Verses About Blame (New Testament)
1 Corinthians 1:8 – who will also confirm you until the end, blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Corinthians 6:3 – We give no occasion of stumbling in anything, that our service may not be blamed,
2 Corinthians 8:20 – We are avoiding this, that any man should blame us concerning this abundance which is administered by us.
Philippians 2:15 – that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God without defect in the middle of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you are seen as lights in the world,
Philippians 3:6 – concerning zeal, persecuting the assembly; concerning the righteousness which is in the law, found blameless.
Colossians 1:22 – yet now he has reconciled in the body of his flesh through death, to present you holy and without defect and blameless before him,
1 Thessalonians 2:10 – You are witnesses with God how holy, righteously, and blamelessly we behaved ourselves toward you who believe.
1 Thessalonians 3:13 – to the end he may establish your hearts blameless in holiness before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus with all his saints.
1 Thessalonians 5:23 – May the God of peace himself sanctify you completely. May your whole spirit, soul, and body be preserved blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Timothy 3:10 – Let them also first be tested; then let them serve if they are blameless.
1 Timothy 6:14 – that you keep the commandment without spot, blameless, until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ,
Titus 1:6 – if anyone is blameless, the husband of one wife, having children who believe, who are not accused of loose or unruly behavior.
Titus 1:7 – For the overseer must be blameless, as God’s steward, not self-pleasing, not easily angered, not given to wine, not violent, not greedy for dishonest gain;
1 Peter 5:8 – Be sober and self-controlled. Be watchful. Your adversary, the devil, walks around like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.
2 Peter 3:14 – Therefore, beloved, seeing that you look for these things, be diligent to be found in peace, without defect and blameless in his sight.
Revelation 14:5 – In their mouth was found no lie, for they are blameless.