Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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.

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

The Lord is gracious and full of compassion, slow to anger and abounding in mercy and loving-kindness.

Darby Translation

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

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 will give a testimony of Your great goodness
and will joyfully sing of Your righteousness.
8 The Lord is gracious and compassionate,
slow to anger and great in faithful love.
9 The Lord is good to everyone;
His compassion rests on all He has made.


Cross References

Numbers 14:18

The Lord is slow to anger and rich in faithful love, forgiving wrongdoing and rebellion. But He will not leave the guilty unpunished, bringing the consequences of the fathers’ wrongdoing on the children to the third and fourth generation.

Psalm 86:5

For You, Lord, are kind and ready to forgive,
rich in faithful love to all who call on You.

Psalm 86:15

But You, Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God,
slow to anger and rich in faithful love and truth.

Exodus 34:6-7

Then the Lord passed in front of him and proclaimed:Yahweh—Yahweh is a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger and rich in faithful love and truth,

Psalm 100:5

For Yahweh is good, and His love is eternal;
His faithfulness endures through all generations.

Psalm 103:8

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

Psalm 116:5

The Lord is gracious and righteous;
our God is compassionate.

Jonah 4:2

He prayed to the Lord: “Please, Lord, isn’t this what I said while I was still in my own country? That’s why I fled toward Tarshish in the first place. I knew that You are a merciful and compassionate God, slow to become angry, rich in faithful love, and One who relents from sending disaster.

Micah 7:18-20

Who is a God like You,
removing iniquity and passing over rebellion
for the remnant of His inheritance?
He does not hold on to His anger forever,
because He delights in faithful love.

Daniel 9:9

Compassion and forgiveness belong to the Lord our God, though we have rebelled against Him

Romans 5:20-21

The law came along to multiply the trespass. But where sin multiplied, grace multiplied even more

Ephesians 1:6

to the praise of His glorious grace that He favored us with in the Beloved.

Ephesians 1:8

that He lavished on us with all wisdom and understanding.

Ephesians 2:4

But God, who is rich in mercy, because of His great love that He had for us,

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