Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Jehovah is gracious, and merciful; Slow to anger, and of great lovingkindness.

New American Standard Bible

The Lord is gracious and merciful;
Slow to anger and great in lovingkindness.

King James Version

The LORD is gracious, and full of compassion; slow to anger, and of great mercy.

Holman Bible

The Lord is gracious and compassionate,
slow to anger and great in faithful love.

International Standard Version

Gracious and merciful is the LORD, slow to become angry, and overflowing with gracious love.

A Conservative Version

LORD is gracious, and merciful, slow to anger, and of great loving kindness.

Amplified


The Lord is gracious and full of compassion,
Slow to anger and abounding in lovingkindness.

Darby Translation

Jehovah is gracious and merciful; slow to anger, and of great loving-kindness.

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah is compassionate and merciful; slow to anger, and great of mercy.

King James 2000

The LORD is gracious, and full of compassion; slow to anger, and of great mercy.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh [is] gracious and compassionate, {slow to anger} and great in loyal love.

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah is gracious and full of pity; slow to anger, and of great mercy.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The LORD is gracious and merciful, long-suffering and of great goodness.

NET Bible

The Lord is merciful and compassionate; he is patient and demonstrates great loyal love.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD is gracious, merciful, slow to anger, and of great loving kindness.

The Emphasized Bible

Gracious and compassionate, is Yahweh, - slow to anger, and of great lovingkindness.

Webster

The LORD is gracious, and full of compassion; slow to anger, and of great mercy.

World English Bible

Yahweh is gracious, merciful, slow to anger, and of great loving kindness.

Youngs Literal Translation

Gracious and merciful is Jehovah, Slow to anger, and great in kindness.

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Psalm 145:8

References

Prayers for Psalm 145:8

Context Readings

Praising God's Greatness

7 They shall utter the memory of thy great goodness, And shall sing of thy righteousness. 8 Jehovah is gracious, and merciful; Slow to anger, and of great lovingkindness. 9 Jehovah is good to all; And his tender mercies are over all his works.


Cross References

Numbers 14:18

Jehovah is slow to anger, and abundant in lovingkindness, forgiving iniquity and transgression; and that will by no means clear the guilty , visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, upon the third and upon the fourth generation.

Psalm 86:5

For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive, And abundant in lovingkindness unto all them that call upon thee.

Psalm 86:15

But thou, O Lord, art a God merciful and gracious, Slow to anger, and abundant in lovingkindness and truth.

Exodus 34:6-7

And Jehovah passed by before him, and proclaimed, Jehovah, Jehovah, a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abundant in lovingkindness and truth,

Psalm 100:5

For Jehovah is good; his lovingkindness endureth for ever, And his faithfulness unto all generations.

Psalm 103:8

Jehovah is merciful and gracious, Slow to anger, and abundant in lovingkindness.

Psalm 116:5

Gracious is Jehovah, and righteous; Yea, our God is merciful.

Jonah 4:2

And he prayed unto Jehovah, and said, I pray thee, O Jehovah, was not this my saying, when I was yet in my country? Therefore I hasted to flee unto Tarshish; for I knew that thou art a gracious God, and merciful, slow to anger, and abundant in lovingkindness, and repentest thee of the evil.

Micah 7:18-20

Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth over the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in lovingkindness.

Daniel 9:9

To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgiveness; for we have rebelled against him;

Romans 5:20-21

And the law came in besides, that the trespass might abound; but where sin abounded, grace did abound more exceedingly:

Ephesians 1:6

to the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely bestowed on us in the Beloved:

Ephesians 1:8

which he made to abound toward us in all wisdom and prudence,

Ephesians 2:4

but God, being rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us,

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