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Wherefore should the Egyptians speak, and say, For mischief did he bring them out, to slay them in the mountains, and to consume them from the face of the earth? Turn from thy fierce wrath, and repent of this evil against thy people.

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Numbers 14:13
And Moses said to Yahweh, "Then the Egyptians will hear that you brought up this people from their midst in your power,
Deuteronomy 9:28
lest [the people of] the land from which you brought us out from there say, "Because Yahweh was not able to bring them to the land that he {promised} to them and because of his hatred [toward] them, he has brought them out to kill them in the desert."
Deuteronomy 32:26
I thought, "I will wipe them out; {I will make people forget they ever existed}."
Joshua 7:9
The Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land will hear [of this], and they will surround us and cut off our name from the land. What will you do, for your great name?"
Psalm 74:18
O Yahweh, remember this: [the] enemy taunts, and foolish people treat your name with contempt.
Psalm 79:9
Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of your name; and deliver us and forgive our sins for the sake of your name.
Ezekiel 20:9
"But I acted for the sake of my name {to keep it from being profaned} before the eyes of the nations {among whom they lived}, where I made known to them before their eyes, to bring them out from the land of Egypt.

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Deuteronomy 13:17
And let not something cling to your hand from the things devoted to destruction, so that Yahweh may turn back {from his burning anger}, and he may show compassion to you and he may [continue] to show compassion and [so] multiply you {just as he swore} to your ancestors,
Joshua 7:26
Then {they placed} on top of him a great pile of stones [that remains] to this day. And Yahweh {turned from his burning anger}, and thus the name of that place to this day is called the valley of Achor.
Ezra 10:14
Please let our leaders stand for the whole assembly, and let all that are in our cities who have married foreign women come at set times, and with them the elders of and judges of each city, until the fierce wrath of our God because of this matter is averted from us."
Psalm 78:38
But he [was] compassionate; he pardoned [their] guilt and did not destroy [them]. And many [times] he turned back his anger and did not stir up all his wrath,
Psalm 85:3
You withdrew all your wrath; you turned from your burning anger.


Exodus 32:14
And Yahweh relented concerning the disaster that he had {threatened} to do to his people.
Genesis 6:6
And Yahweh regretted that he had made humankind on the earth, and {he was grieved in his heart}.
Deuteronomy 32:36
For Yahweh will judge [on behalf of] his people, and concerning his servants; he will change his mind when he sees that [their] power has disappeared, and [there is] no one left, confined or free.
Psalm 90:13
Return, O Yahweh. How long? And have compassion on your servants.
Psalm 106:45
And he remembered his covenant with them, and relented based on the abundance of his loyal love.
Amos 7:3
Yahweh relented concerning this. "It will not be," said Yahweh.
Jonah 3:9
Who knows? God may relent and change his mind and turn {from his blazing anger} {so that} we will not perish."
Zechariah 8:14
For thus says Yahweh of hosts: "Just as I planned to bring disaster on you when your ancestors provoked me to anger," says Yahweh of hosts, "and I did not regret [it],

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Numbers 12:13
And Moses cried to Yahweh, saying, "God, {please heal her}!"
Psalm 115:2
Why should the nations say, "Where, {pray tell}, [is] their God?"