Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And now as for a brief moment there has been the mercy of the LORD our God, to leave us an escape, and that we may be given a stake in his holy sanctuary that our God may illuminate our eyes and give us a little preservation of life in our bondage.
Nevertheless, for thy great mercies' sake thou didst not utterly consume them nor forsake them; for thou art a gracious and merciful God.
But he, being full of compassion, forgave their iniquity and did not destroy them; many a time turned he his anger away and did not stir up all his wrath.
and remember his covenant with them and repent according to the multitude of his mercies.
But they rebelled against me and did not desire to hearken unto me; each one did not cast away the abominations of their eyes, neither did they forsake the idols of Egypt; then I said, I will pour out my fury upon them, to accomplish my anger against them in the midst of the land of Egypt.
For I am the LORD, I have not changed; therefore, ye sons of Jacob have not been consumed.
Is his mercy gone for ever? does his word fail from generation to generation?
But thou, O Lord, art a merciful and gracious God, longsuffering and plenteous in mercy and truth.
Who is a God like unto thee that pardons iniquity, and passes over the rebellion with the remnant of his heritage? He did not retain his anger for ever because he delights in mercy.
And his mercy is on those that fear him from generation to generation.