Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I will mention the lovingkindnesses of the LORD, and the praises of the LORD, according to all that the LORD hath bestowed on us, and the great goodness toward the house of Israel, which he hath bestowed on them according to his mercies, and according to the multitude of his lovingkindnesses.
According to his
But as for you, Israel, my servant, and you, Jacob, whom I have taken for myself, the seed of Abraham my friend:
Let your thoughts be turned to Abraham, your father, and to Sarah, who gave you birth: for when he was but one, my voice came to him, and I gave him my blessing, and made him a great people.
You are the Lord, the God, who took Abram and made him yours, guiding him from Ur of the Chaldees, and gave him the name of Abraham;
They let his works go out of their memory, and the wonders which he had made them see.
Keep in mind the great works which he has done; his wonders, and the decisions of his mouth;
Let men give praise to the Lord for his mercy, and for the wonders which he does for the children of men!
He makes his word clear to Jacob, teaching Israel his laws and his decisions.
And when I went past you and saw you stretched out in your blood, I said to you, Though you are stretched out in your blood, have life;
And I will take you as my bride for ever; truly, I will take you as my bride in righteousness and in right judging, in love and in mercies.
The great goodness
1 Kings 8:66
And on the eighth day he sent the people away, and, blessing the king, they went to their tents full of joy and glad in their hearts, because of all the good which the Lord had done to David his servant and to Israel his people.
2 Chronicles 7:10
And on the twenty-third day of the seventh month, he sent the people away to their tents, full of joy and glad in their hearts, because of all the good which the Lord had done to David and to Solomon and to Israel his people.
And they took walled towns and a fat land, and became the owners of houses full of all good things, water-holes cut in the rock, vine-gardens and olive-gardens and a wealth of fruit-trees: so they had food enough and became fat, and had joy in the good you gave them.
For how good it is and how beautiful! grain will make the young men strong and new wine the virgins.
Or is it nothing to you that God had pity on you, waiting and putting up with you for so long, not seeing that in his pity God's desire is to give you a change of heart?
According to his
Let the sinner give up his way, and the evil-doer his purpose: and let him come back to the Lord, and he will have mercy on him; and to our God, for there is full forgiveness with him.
And the Lord went past before his eyes, saying, The Lord, the Lord, a God full of pity and grace, slow to wrath and great in mercy and faith;
The Lord is slow to wrath and great in mercy, overlooking wrongdoing and evil, and will not let wrongdoers go free; sending punishment on children for the sins of their fathers, to the third and fourth generation.
Have pity on me, O God, in your mercy; out of a full heart, take away my sin.
For though he sends grief, still he will have pity in the full measure of his love.
And the law came in addition, to make wrongdoing worse; but where there was much sin, there was much more grace:
To the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely gave to us in the Loved One:
But God, being full of mercy, through the great love which he had for us,
1 Timothy 1:14
And the grace of our Lord was very great, with faith and love which is in Christ Jesus.
But when the mercy of God our Saviour, and his love to man was seen,
O give praise to the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy is unchanging for ever.