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For my name's sake will I defer mine anger, and for my praise will I refrain for thee, that I cut thee not off.

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My name's

Isaiah 48:11
For my own sake, for my own sake, I will do it. For how should [my name] be profaned? And I not will give my glory to another.
Isaiah 37:35
For I will defend this city to save it, for my own sake, and for my servant David's sake.
Isaiah 43:25
I, even I, am he who blots out thy transgressions for my own sake, and I will not remember thy sins.
Joshua 7:9
For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land will hear of it, and will encompass us around, and cut off our name from the earth, and what will thou do for thy great name?
1 Samuel 12:22
For LORD will not forsake his people for his great name's sake, because it has pleased LORD to make you a people to himself.
Psalm 25:11
For thy name's sake, O LORD, pardon my iniquity, for it is great.
Psalm 79:9
Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of thy name. And deliver us, and forgive our sins, for thy name's sake.
Psalm 106:8
Nevertheless he saved them for his name's sake, that he might make his mighty power to be known.
Psalm 143:11
Revive me, O LORD, for thy name's sake. In thy righteousness bring my soul out of trouble.
Jeremiah 14:7
Though our iniquities testify against us, work thou for thy name's sake, O LORD. For our backslidings are many. We have sinned against thee.
Ezekiel 20:9
But I worked for my name's sake (that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations, among which they were, in whose sight I made myself known to them) in bringing them forth out of the land of Egypt.
Daniel 9:17
Now therefore, O our God, hearken to the prayer of thy servant, and to his supplications, and cause thy face to shine upon thy sanctuary that is desolate, for LORD's sake.


Nehemiah 9:30
Yet many years thou bore with them, and testified against them by thy Spirit through thy prophets. Yet they would not give ear. Therefore thou gave them into the hand of the peoples of the lands.
Psalm 78:38
But he, being merciful, forgave iniquity, and destroyed not. Yea, many a time he turned his anger away, and did not stir up all his wrath.
Psalm 103:8
LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abundant in loving kindness.
Proverbs 19:11
The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger, and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.

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Ezekiel 36:21
But I had regard for my holy name, which the house of Israel had profaned among the nations where they went.