Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous in mercy.

General references

Bible References

Merciful

Psalm 86:5
For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive, and art of great loving-kindness unto all that call upon thee.
Psalm 130:7
Let Israel hope in Jehovah, because with Jehovah there is loving-kindness, and with him is plenteous redemption;
Psalm 145:8
Jehovah is gracious and merciful; slow to anger, and of great loving-kindness.
Exodus 34:6
And Jehovah passed by before his face, and proclaimed, Jehovah, Jehovah God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abundant in goodness and truth,
Numbers 14:18
Jehovah is slow to anger, and abundant in goodness, forgiving iniquity and transgression, but by no means clearing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, upon the third and fourth generation.
Deuteronomy 5:10
and shewing mercy unto thousands of them that love me and keep my commandments.
Nehemiah 9:17
and refused to obey, neither were they mindful of thy wonders which thou hadst done among them; but hardened their neck, and in their rebellion made a captain to return to their bondage. But thou art a +God ready to forgive, gracious and merciful, slow to anger and of great loving-kindness, and thou forsookest them not.
Isaiah 55:7
Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; and let him return unto Jehovah, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
Jeremiah 32:18
who shewest mercy unto thousands, and recompensest the iniquity of the fathers into the bosom of their children after them, thou, the great, the mighty God, Jehovah of hosts is his name;
Romans 5:20
But law came in, in order that the offence might abound; but where sin abounded grace has overabounded,
Ephesians 1:7
in whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of offences, according to the riches of his grace;

Slow

Joel 2:13
and rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto Jehovah your God: for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great loving-kindness, and repenteth him of the evil.
Jonah 4:2
And he prayed unto Jehovah, and said, Ah, Jehovah, was not this my saying when I was yet in my country? Therefore I was minded to flee at first unto Tarshish; for I knew that thou art a gracious God, and merciful, slow to anger, and of great loving-kindness, and repentest thee of the evil.
Nahum 1:3
Jehovah is slow to anger, and great in power, and doth not at all clear the guilty: Jehovah, his way is in the whirlwind and in the storm, and the clouds are the dust of his feet.

General references

Lamentations 3:31
For the Lord will not cast off for ever;