Verses on Mercy

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“For the Lord your God is a merciful God; he will not abandon or destroy you or forget the covenant with your ancestors, which he confirmed to them by oath.”

-Deuteronomy 4:31

“If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.”

-2 Chronicles 7:14

“Remember, Lord, your great mercy and love, for they are from of old.”

-Psalm 25:6

“But you, Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness.”

-Psalm 86:15

“The Lord is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in love. The Lord is good to all; he has compassion on all he has made.”

-Psalm 145:8-9

“He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.”

-Micah 6:8

“Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.”

-Matthew 5:7

“Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful.”

-Luke 6:36

For he says to Moses, “I will have mercy on whom I have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion.”

-Romans 9:15

“Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience,”

-Colossians 3:12

“For judgment is without mercy to one who has shown no mercy. Mercy triumphs over judgment.”

-James 2:13