Mercy, Response To God's
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I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.
For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God:
Howbeit for this cause I obtained mercy, that in me first Jesus Christ might shew forth all longsuffering, for a pattern to them which should hereafter believe on him to life everlasting.
Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.
Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.
But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble.
He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?
But go ye and learn what that meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
And he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thy mind; and thy neighbour as thyself.
So speak ye, and so do, as they that shall be judged by the law of liberty.
And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
And forgive us our sins; for we also forgive every one that is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil.
Then came Peter to him, and said, Lord, how oft shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? till seven times?
Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven:
Take heed to yourselves: If thy brother trespass against thee, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him.
And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.
Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye.
Then shall the righteous answer him, saying, Lord, when saw we thee an hungred, and fed thee? or thirsty, and gave thee drink?
Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.
But the Lord is faithful, who shall stablish you, and keep you from evil.
For the love of Christ constraineth us; because we thus judge, that if one died for all, then were all dead:
- 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