Ram - A male sheep. The horn is used as a musical instrument.
ransom - To secure the release of a person or property for a required price, as from captivity; to set free on payment for a debt.
reconcile - To bring back to friendship after being separated by a disagreement; to bring into harmony. To settle differences in a broken relationship. People broke their relationship with God by sinning. Human sinfulness cannot exist with the holiness of God.
redeem, Redeemer, redemption -
- To release, give freedom from bondage; the payment of a price by a redeemer.
- Everyone who sins is in bondage, a slave to sin. Jesus the Messiah paid the price to free those enslaved to sin.
regret - To look back upon with a feeling of loss and sadness.
reject - To refuse to accept.
repentance - A change in heart and a change in behaviour.
resent, resentment - To continue to feel anger because of an injury or insult.
restitution - The act of restoring something that has been taken away or lost. Making things right personally or legally.
revenge - To give punishment or injury in response to some injury or wrong; to harm an enemy.
revive - To bring back to life; to restore.
ridicule - To laugh at; to make fun of; to try to humiliate; to mock.
righteousness - A union with God in character. A right relationship between God and people.
Romans, Book of - One of the New Testament writings in the Holy Bible; part of the Injil.