34 Bible Verses about empathy
Most Relevant Verses
So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience;
To sum up, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted, and humble in spirit;
For thus says the Lord, “Do not enter a house of mourning, or go to lament or to console them; for I have withdrawn My peace from this people,” declares the Lord, “My lovingkindness and compassion.
For since He Himself was tempted in that which He has suffered, He is able to come to the aid of those who are tempted.
And the lord of that slave felt compassion and released him and forgave him the debt.
For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but One who has been tempted in all things as we are, yet without sin.
Should I not have compassion on Nineveh, the great city in which there are more than 120,000 persons who do not know the difference between their right and left hand, as well as many animals?”
Seeing the people, He felt compassion for them, because they were distressed and dispirited like sheep without a shepherd.
Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.
“Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.
Nothing from that which is put under the ban shall cling to your hand, in order that the Lord may turn from His burning anger and show mercy to you, and have compassion on you and make you increase, just as He has sworn to your fathers,
Remember the prisoners, as though in prison with them, and those who are ill-treated, since you yourselves also are in the body.
He has told you, O man, what is good;
And what does the Lord require of you
But to do justice, to love kindness,
And to walk humbly with your God?
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
“As for Me, this is My covenant with them,” says the Lord: “My Spirit which is upon you, and My words which I have put in your mouth shall not depart from your mouth, nor from the mouth of your offspring, nor from the mouth of your offspring’s offspring,” says the Lord, “from now and forever.”
We count those blessed who endured. You have heard of the endurance of Job and have seen the outcome of the Lord’s dealings, that the Lord is full of compassion and is merciful.
Behold, this was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had arrogance, abundant food and careless ease, but she did not help the poor and needy.
Rejoice with those who rejoice, and weep with those who weep.
Therefore if there is any encouragement in Christ, if there is any consolation of love, if there is any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and compassion,
And I will put enmity
Between you and the woman,
And between your seed and her seed;
He shall bruise you on the head,
And you shall bruise him on the heel.”
Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession.
- Ability, Of Christ
- Affection, Expressing
- Atonement, in NT
- Attitudes, to other people
- Be Humble!
- Being Born In Sin
- Christ's Purity
- Christ, Humanity Of
- Christ, The High Priest
- Compassion, In Christians
- Compassion, Of Christ
- Divine Sympathy
- Forgiving Others Who Hurt You
- God, Compassion Of
- Gospel, Historical Foundation Of
- Grace, And Christian Life
- Humility Of Christ
- Innocence, Examples Of
- Jesus As A Child
- Jesus Christ, Holiness Of
- Jesus Christ, Present Activities Of
- Jesus Christ, Sinlessness
- Jesus Christ, Temptation Of
- Morality, And Redemption
- Perfection, Divine
- Prophecies Concerning Christ
- Resisting Temptation
- Satan, As Tempter
- Satan, Resistance To