Mercy, Response To God's
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Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship.
For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God;
Yet for this reason I found mercy, so that in me as the foremost, Jesus Christ might demonstrate His perfect patience as an example for those who would believe in Him for eternal life.
Therefore let us draw near with confidence to the throne of grace, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.
You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE.
But He gives a greater grace Therefore it says, "GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE."
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 go and learn what this means: 'I DESIRE COMPASSION, AND NOT SACRIFICE,' for I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners."
And he answered, "YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND; AND YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF."
So speak and so act as those who are to be judged by the law of liberty.
'And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.
'And forgive us our sins, For we ourselves also forgive everyone who is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation.'"
Then Peter came and said to Him, "Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me and I forgive him? Up to seven times?"
"Do not judge, and you will not be judged; and do not condemn, and you will not be condemned; pardon, and you will be pardoned.
"Be on your guard! If your brother sins, rebuke him; and if he repents, forgive him.
Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.
bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you.
"Then the righteous will answer Him, 'Lord, when did we see You hungry, and feed You, or thirsty, and give You something to drink?
Let love be without hypocrisy Abhor what is evil; cling to what is good.
But the Lord is faithful, and He will strengthen and protect you from the evil one.
For the love of Christ controls us, having concluded this, that one died for all, therefore all died;
- Attitudes, to other people
- Beatitudes, the
- Duties To Enemies
- Duties To Neighbours
- Forgive One Another
- Forgiveness, Application Of
- Forgiving Ones Enemies
- God, Grace Of
- Grace, In Human Relationships
- Kingdom Of God, Characteristics Of
- Mercy, Human
- Sin, Accepting Forgiveness Of