To repent means to regret, be sorry, feel sorrow or feel ashamed for any wrong done. Therefore, repentance is the act of regretting or feeling sorry or ashamed for any wrongdoing. It is the realization that what we have done is bad/wrong and we are ready to apologize and ask for forgiveness.
- to take away the evil influence of the devil
- to destroy the power of sin
- to melt the heart of stone that caused them to do evil things replacing it with the heart of flesh.
- He will allow the Holy Spirit to give them spiritual power to obey God and to become righteous.