Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For he shall have judgment without mercy, that hath shewed no mercy; and mercy rejoiceth against judgment.
Why, the wages you have withheld from the laborers who have reaped your harvests cry aloud, and the cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord of Hosts.
"Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy!
But if you do not forgive others when they offend you, your heavenly Father will not forgive you for your offenses.
"Pass no more judgments upon other people, so that you may not have judgment passed upon you.
But when the slave went out he met a fellow-slave of his who owed him twenty dollars, and he caught him by the throat and began to choke him, saying, 'Pay me what you owe!'
Then he will say to those at his left, 'Begone, you accursed people, to the everlasting fire destined for the devil and his angels!
And Abraham said, 'My child, remember that you received your blessings in your lifetime, and Lazarus had his misfortunes in his; and now he is being comforted here, while you are in anguish.
so that we might praise the splendid blessing which he has given us through his beloved Son.
But God is so rich in mercy that because of the great love he had for us,
1 John 4:8
Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love.
For if you forgive others when they offend you, your heavenly Father will forgive you too.
For you will be judged by the standard you judge by, and men will pay you back with the same measure you have used with them.