The LORD passed in front of him and proclaimed, "The LORD, the LORD God, compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, and filled with gracious love and truth.
But you, Lord, are a compassionate God, merciful and patient, with unending gracious love and faithfulness.
Tear your hearts, not your garments; and turn back to the LORD your God. For he is gracious and compassionate, slow to become angry, overflowing in gracious love, and grieves about this evil.
They would not listen, and did not remember the miracles you did among them. Instead, they became stubborn and appointed a leader to return them to their slavery. "But you are a God of forgiveness, gracious and compassionate, slow to anger, and rich in gracious love; therefore you did not abandon them.
Or are you unaware of his rich kindness, forbearance, and patience, that it is God's kindness that is leading you to repent?
If you return to the LORD, your relatives and children will receive compassion from those who took them away captive, and they'll return to this land, because the LORD is both gracious and compassionate he will not turn away from you if you return to him."
Gracious and merciful is the LORD, slow to become angry, and overflowing with gracious love.
So he prayed to the LORD, "LORD, isn't this what I said while I was still in my home country? That's why I fled previously to Tarshish, because I knew you're a compassionate God, slow to anger, overflowing with gracious love, and reluctant to send trouble.
"Now, let the power of the LORD be magnified, just as you promised when you said,
Indeed you, Lord, are kind and forgiving, overflowing with gracious love to everyone who calls on you.
The LORD is compassionate and gracious, patient, and abundantly rich in gracious love.
I will bow down in worship toward your holy Temple and give thanks to your name for your gracious love and truth, for you have done great things to carry out your word consistent with your name.
For your gracious love is great, extending even to the heavens, and your truth even to the skies.
A light shines in the darkness for the upright, for the one who is gracious, compassionate, and just.
because while the Law was given through Moses, grace and truth came through Jesus the Messiah.
Now the Law crept in so that the offense would increase. But where sin increased, grace increased even more,
Moses told God, "Look! When I go to the Israelis and tell them, "The God of your ancestors sent me to you,' they'll say to me, "What is his name?' What should I say to them?"
for it's his only covering; it's his outer garment, for what else can he sleep in? And when he cries out to me, I'll hear him, for I am gracious.
But," he said, "You cannot see my face, because a man cannot see me and live."
but showing gracious love to the thousands of those who love me and keep my commandments.
"Go out," he responded, "and stand on the mountain in the presence of the LORD." And there was the LORD, passing by! A tremendous, mighty windstorm was tearing at the mountains and breaking the rocks in pieces in the presence of the LORD, but the LORD was not in the windstorm. After the wind there came an earthquake, but the LORD was not in the earthquake.
How great is your goodness that you have reserved for those who fear you, that you have set in place for those who take refuge in you, in the presence of the children of men.
With his feathers he will cover you, under his wings you will find safety. His truth is your shield and armor.
maker of heaven and earth, the seas and everything in them, forever the guardian of truth,
"Give thanks to the LORD; call on his name. Make known his actions among the nations. Proclaim that his name is exalted.
Is there any God like you, forgiving iniquity, passing over transgressions by the survivors who are your heritage? He is not angry forever, because he delights in gracious love.
You will remain true to Jacob, and merciful to Abraham, as you promised our ancestors long ago.
In union with him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our offenses, according to the riches of God's grace