Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
For mine own sake, for mine own sake, will I do it; for how should my name be profaned? and my glory will I not give to another.
For I will defend this city to save it, for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.
I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake; and I will not remember thy sins.
For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land will hear of it, and will compass us round, and cut off our name from the earth: and what wilt thou do for thy great name?
1 Samuel 12:22
For Jehovah will not forsake his people for his great name's sake, because it hath pleased Jehovah to make you a people unto himself.
For thy name's sake, O Jehovah, Pardon mine iniquity, for it is great.
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.
Nevertheless he saved them for his name's sake, That he might make his mighty power to be known.
Quicken me, O Jehovah, for thy name's sake: In thy righteousness bring my soul out of trouble.
Though our iniquities testify against us, work thou for thy name's sake, O Jehovah; for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against thee.
But I wrought 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 unto them, in bringing them forth out of the land of Egypt.
Now therefore, O our God, hearken unto the prayer of thy servant, and to his supplications, and cause thy face to shine upon thy sanctuary that is desolate, for the Lord's sake.
Yet many years didst thou bear with them, and testifiedst against them by thy Spirit through thy prophets: yet would they not give ear: therefore gavest thou them into the hand of the peoples of the lands.
But he, being merciful, forgave their iniquity, and destroyed them not: Yea, many a time turned he his anger away, And did not stir up all his wrath.
Jehovah is merciful and gracious, Slow to anger, and abundant in lovingkindness.
The discretion of a man maketh him slow to anger; And it is his glory to pass over a transgression.
But I had regard for my holy name, which the house of Israel had profaned among the nations, whither they went.