"But with you there is forgiveness, so that we can, with reverence, serve you.I wait for the Lord, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope."
- a feeling or attitude of deep respect tinged with awe; veneration.
- the outward manifestation of this feeling: to pay reverence.
- a gesture indicative of deep respect; an obeisance, bow, or curtsy.
We are forgiven not solely for our good, but so we can serve God the way we are meant to serve him, to love God the way we are meant to love him.