Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But a certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came where he was: and when he saw him, he had compassion on him,
He sent messengers on ahead of him. As they went along, they entered a Samaritan village to make things ready in advance for him,
He fell with his face to the ground at Jesus' feet and thanked him. (Now he was a Samaritan.)
Do not forsake your friend and your father's friend, and do not enter your brother's house in the day of your disaster; a neighbor nearby is better than a brother far away.
An Ethiopian, Ebed Melech, a court official in the royal palace, heard that Jeremiah had been put in the cistern. While the king was holding court at the Benjamin Gate,
"Go and tell Ebed-Melech the Ethiopian, 'The Lord God of Israel who rules over all says, "I will carry out against this city what I promised. It will mean disaster and not good fortune for it. When that disaster happens, you will be there to see it.
So the Samaritan woman said to him, "How can you -- a Jew -- ask me, a Samaritan woman, for water to drink?" (For Jews use nothing in common with Samaritans.)
The Judeans replied, "Aren't we correct in saying that you are a Samaritan and are possessed by a demon?"
When the Lord saw her, he had compassion for her and said to her, "Do not weep."
opened it, and saw the child -- a boy, crying! -- and she felt compassion for him and said, "This is one of the Hebrews' children."
1 Kings 8:50
Forgive all the rebellious acts of your sinful people and cause their captors to have mercy on them.
Should you not have shown mercy to your fellow slave, just as I showed it to you?'
If your enemy is hungry, give him food to eat, and if he is thirsty, give him water to drink,