I have power to forgive sins on earth!!!
Mat 9:2-6 And behold, they brought to him a man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed: and Jesus seeing their faith said unto the sick of the palsy, Son, be of good cheer; thy sins are forgiven.
And behold, certain of the scribes said within themselves, This man blasphemeth. And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts? For which is easier, to say, Thy sins are forgiven; or to say, Arise, and walk?
But that ye may know that the Son of man hath authority on earth to forgive sins (then saith he to the sick of the palsy), Arise, and take up thy bed, and go unto thy house.
Mat 26:27-28 And he took a cup, and gave thanks, and gave to them, saying, Drink ye all of it; for this is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many unto remission of sins.
Mar 1:3-4 The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Make ye ready the way of the Lord, Make his paths straight; John came, who baptized in the wilderness and preached the baptism of repentance unto remission of sins
Luk 24:45-47 Then opened he their mind, that they might understand the scriptures; and he said unto them, Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer, and rise again from the dead the third day; and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name unto all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
Heb 9:15 And for this cause he is the mediator of a new covenant, that a death having taken place for the redemption of the transgressions that were under the first covenant, they that have been called, (Children of Abraham), may receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.
In Num16, Korah rejected Moses's Authority and turned the Congregation against Him. The earth opened up and they went into the earth. Moses said there is one like me coming and you better listen to Him.
What could be worst, is the whole Congregation going into the earth.
Messiah took their place, and went into the earth. When Paul said, Brethren, (children of Abraham), you have been saved, he meant physically.
If we had the Hebrew Gospels, we would see 2 different words for sin used.