'Your Lovingkindness' in the Bible
Now behold, your servant has found favor in your sight, and you have magnified your lovingkindness, which you have shown me by saving my life; but I cannot escape to the mountains, for the disaster will overtake me and I will die;
“In Your lovingkindness You have led the people whom You have redeemed;In Your strength You have guided them to Your holy habitation.
Pardon, I pray, the iniquity of this people according to the greatness of Your lovingkindness, just as You also have forgiven this people, from Egypt even until now.”
You shall not cut off your lovingkindness from my house forever, not even when the Lord cuts off every one of the enemies of David from the face of the earth.”
“O Lord God, do not turn away the face of Your anointed; remember Your lovingkindness to Your servant David.”
And I commanded the Levites that they should purify themselves and come as gatekeepers to sanctify the sabbath day. For this also remember me, O my God, and have compassion on me according to the greatness of Your lovingkindness.
Return, O Lord, rescue my soul;Save me because of Your lovingkindness.
But I have trusted in Your lovingkindness;My heart shall rejoice in Your salvation.
Wondrously show Your lovingkindness,O Savior of those who take refuge at Your right handFrom those who rise up against them.
Remember, O Lord, Your compassion and Your lovingkindnesses,For they have been from of old.
Do not remember the sins of my youth or my transgressions;According to Your lovingkindness remember me,For Your goodness’ sake, O Lord.
For Your lovingkindness is before my eyes,And I have walked in Your truth.
I will rejoice and be glad in Your lovingkindness,Because You have seen my affliction;You have known the troubles of my soul,
Make Your face to shine upon Your servant;Save me in Your lovingkindness.
Let Your lovingkindness, O Lord, be upon us,According as we have hoped in You.
Your lovingkindness, O Lord, extends to the heavens,Your faithfulness reaches to the skies.
How precious is Your lovingkindness, O God!And the children of men take refuge in the shadow of Your wings.
O continue Your lovingkindness to those who know You,And Your righteousness to the upright in heart.
I have not hidden Your righteousness within my heart;I have spoken of Your faithfulness and Your salvation;I have not concealed Your lovingkindness and Your truth from the great congregation.
You, O Lord, will not withhold Your compassion from me;Your lovingkindness and Your truth will continually preserve me.
Rise up, be our help,And redeem us for the sake of Your lovingkindness.
We have thought on Your lovingkindness, O God,In the midst of Your temple.
For the choir director. A Psalm of David, when Nathan the prophet came to him, after he had gone in to Bathsheba.Be gracious to me, O God, according to Your lovingkindness;According to the greatness of Your compassion blot out my transgressions.
For Your lovingkindness is great to the heavensAnd Your truth to the clouds.
But as for me, I shall sing of Your strength;Yes, I shall joyfully sing of Your lovingkindness in the morning,For You have been my strongholdAnd a refuge in the day of my distress.
Because Your lovingkindness is better than life,My lips will praise You.
But as for me, my prayer is to You, O Lord, at an acceptable time;O God, in the greatness of Your lovingkindness,Answer me with Your saving truth.
Answer me, O Lord, for Your lovingkindness is good;According to the greatness of Your compassion, turn to me,
For Your lovingkindness toward me is great,And You have delivered my soul from the depths of Sheol.
Will Your lovingkindness be declared in the grave,Your faithfulness in Abaddon?
O satisfy us in the morning with Your lovingkindness,That we may sing for joy and be glad all our days.
To declare Your lovingkindness in the morningAnd Your faithfulness by night,
If I should say, “My foot has slipped,”Your lovingkindness, O Lord, will hold me up.
For Your lovingkindness is great above the heavens,And Your truth reaches to the skies.
But You, O God, the Lord, deal kindly with me for Your name’s sake;Because Your lovingkindness is good, deliver me;
Help me, O Lord my God;Save me according to Your lovingkindness.
Not to us, O Lord, not to us,But to Your name give gloryBecause of Your lovingkindness, because of Your truth.
Vav.May Your lovingkindnesses also come to me, O Lord,Your salvation according to Your word;
The earth is full of Your lovingkindness, O Lord;Teach me Your statutes.
O may Your lovingkindness comfort me,According to Your word to Your servant.
Revive me according to Your lovingkindness,So that I may keep the testimony of Your mouth.
Deal with Your servant according to Your lovingkindnessAnd teach me Your statutes.
Hear my voice according to Your lovingkindness;Revive me, O Lord, according to Your ordinances.
Consider how I love Your precepts;Revive me, O Lord, according to Your lovingkindness.
I will bow down toward Your holy templeAnd give thanks to Your name for Your lovingkindness and Your truth;For You have magnified Your word according to all Your name.
The Lord will accomplish what concerns me;Your lovingkindness, O Lord, is everlasting;Do not forsake the works of Your hands.
Let me hear Your lovingkindness in the morning;For I trust in You;Teach me the way in which I should walk;For to You I lift up my soul.
And in Your lovingkindness, cut off my enemiesAnd destroy all those who afflict my soul,For I am Your servant.
Your Lovingkindnessnot in Julia Smith Translation