Gospel.com Topics Feed - As Far As The East Is From The West 2009-09-30T18:23:37-05:00 GCI info@gospel.com /feeds/topics/as+far+as+the+east+is+from+the+west/ East from west - a Christian perspective http://biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Psalm%20103:12&version=NIV 2009-09-30T18:23:37-05:00 God doesn't just forgive our sin; He actually casts it away as far from us as it's possible to be. The phrase "as far as the east is from the west" is a rhetorical description of an infinitely long distance.