for judgment will be without mercy to him that has shewn no mercy. Mercy glories over judgment.
Whoso stoppeth his ears at the cry of the poor, he also himself shall cry, and shall not be heard.
For thou hast taken a pledge of thy brother for nought, and stripped off the clothing of the naked.
but if ye do not forgive men their offences, neither will your Father forgive your offences.
Then they said one to another, We are indeed guilty concerning our brother, whose anguish of soul we saw when he besought us, and we did not hearken; therefore this distress is come upon us.
And Ado'ni-be'zek said, "Seventy kings with their thumbs and their great toes cut off used to pick up scraps under my table; as I have done, so God has requited me." And they brought him to Jerusalem, and he died there.
With the gracious thou dost shew thyself gracious; with the upright man thou dost shew thyself upright;
Loving-kindness and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other:
When its branches are withered they shall be broken off; women shall come and set them on fire. For it is a people of no intelligence; therefore he that made them will not have mercy on them, and he who formed them will shew them no favour.
but let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am Jehovah, who exercise loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness in the earth; for in these things I delight, saith Jehovah.
Say unto them, As I live, saith the Lord Jehovah, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked; but that the wicked turn from his way and live. Turn ye, turn ye from your evil ways; for why will ye die, O house of Israel?
Who is a God like unto thee, that forgiveth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? He retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in loving-kindness.
Judge not, that ye may not be judged;
But that bondman having gone out, found one of his fellow-bondmen who owed him a hundred denarii. And having seized him, he throttled him, saying, Pay me if thou owest anything.
Then shall he say also to those on the left, Go from me, cursed, into eternal fire, prepared for the devil and his angels:
And judge not, and ye shall not be judged; condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned. Remit, and it shall be remitted to you.
But Abraham said, Child, recollect that thou hast fully received thy good things in thy lifetime, and likewise Lazarus evil things. But now he is comforted here, and thou art in suffering.
to the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he has taken us into favour in the Beloved:
but God, being rich in mercy, because of his great love wherewith he loved us,
Behold, the wages of your labourers, who have harvested your fields, wrongfully kept back by you, cry, and the cries of those that have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.
He that loves not has not known God; for God is love.
There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear; for fear has torment, and he that fears has not been made perfect in love.