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A person’s natural abilities to reach for GodA personal effort to try to be perfectly goodAccording to Romans 3:23, all humans, when measured against the divine law, are found guilty of sin and fall short of the glory of God. The story Jesus told in Matthew 18:21-35 illustrates how unrealistic it is to forgive others.Jesus taught his followers to forgive others even if this means sacrificing one’s own rights for the restoration of the one forgiven. Wisdom in the Christian worldview includes the following:Having perfect knowledge of everythingKnowing the answer for all of humanity’s problemsBeing transformed from selfishness to selflessnessBeing successful and rich in this life Romans 3 teaches that Jesus’ death is important for the restoration of humanity because: