Proverbs Faithful love and loyalty will remove your guilt. remove your guilt Or “make atonement.” The Hebrew word means “to cover,” or “to erase” a person’s sins. Respect the Lord, and you will stay far away from evil.
And sadly this is not true in other religions. Passing a collection plate or having to pay the preacher for something you need. That's also why the bible tells us God will have vengeance on those fleecing his sheep.